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Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1903 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1992

  • Malaya 1941-43

Waltzing Matilda between 1952 and 1958 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: cream Byronic laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: right edge, '...SMITH TEXT (encircled logo) MADE IN CANADA Byronic...', in reverse
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/28
Edition: edition of 28

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Murray Griffin'. not dated. Inscibed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '18/28'. Titled lower centre (below printed image) black pencil, 'Waltzing Matilda'.
Dimensions: printed image 35.5 h x 27.7 w cm sheet 39.3 h x 32.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with assistance from the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.66
  • The artist untill his death in 1991.
  • By descent to Nicholas Griffin, the artist's son, Melbourne, 1991.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Eastgate Gallery, Melbourne, 2003.