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Grahame KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1915 – 2008

  • England 1947-51
  • England, United States of America 1967-70

Rain forest II 1979 Place made: Warrandyte, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from four stones [or plates] Support: wove Arches Satine paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp upper right corner, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D'ARCHES/ SATINE SATINE'; upper left corner, '4'; watermark upper right corner, 'ARCHES/FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof 1/5
Edition: edition of 5

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right edge in black pencil, 'Grahame King '79'. Titled lower centre edge, black pencil, ' 'Rain Forest II' '. Editioned lower left corner in black pencil, 'A/P 1/5'. Blindstamp lower rightedge, 'G+K'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 69.0 h x 50.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 75.8 h x 56.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Grahame King and Inge King 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.838
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 1997.