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Lawrence DAWS

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia born 1927

  • Europe, England, Russia, India, Mexico, USA, Canada 1960-70

The sapphire miners. 1968 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/5
Edition: edition of 5, only a few prints made before drypoint weakened

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'DAWS.'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/5'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'THE SAPPHIRE MINERS' '
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.2 h x 16.5 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.158
Image rights: © Lawrence Daws
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Brisbane, 2003.