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Geoffrey BARKER

printer, intaglio

Pelican 1998 Place made: Lockhart River Arts & Culture Centre, Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove Magnani paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner, Magnani symbol
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right edge in black pencil, 'Artist: Silas Hobson Lockhart River 1998'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Pelican' Inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 60.2 h x 39.6 w cm sheet 75.5 h x 55.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Geoff and Fran Barker 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.358.30
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Geoffrey and Fran Barker (who established printmaking at Lockhart River in 1995), 2004.