Joyce ALLEN

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1916 – Bowral, New South Wales, Australia 1992

Barrier. 1964 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint printed with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid Abbey Mills Greenfield paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'Abbey Mills/ Greenfield' and image of a crown.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right edge in black pencil, 'Joyce Allen 64'. Inscribed lower centre edge, black pencil, 'Barrier'. Inscribed lower left edge, black pencil, 'A/P'. Inscribed verso lower left edge, black pencil, 'Jocelyn'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.6 h x 26.8 w cm sheet 28.4 h x 44.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Sarah, Jocelyn and Nicholas, the artist's children, in loving memory 1994.
Accession No: NGA 94.891
Provenance:
  • With the artist until her death in 1992.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artists children, Sydney, June 1994.