Sammy CLARMONTGeoffrey BARKER, Birds in the swamp Enlarge 1 /1


Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia. born 1972

Geoffrey BARKER


Birds in the swamp October 1997 Place made: Lockhart River Arts & Culture Centre, Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick white wove Magnani paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right, Magnani manufacturers symbol [mirror image]
Impression: trial proof
Edition: edition unknown; plus trial proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Sammy Clarmont '97'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ''Birds in the swamp''. Inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'TP'.
Dimensions: printed image 60.7 h x 46.1 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Geoff and Fran Barker 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.358.20
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Geoffrey and Fran Barker (who established printmaking at Lockhart River in 1995), 2004.