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Silas HOBSON

Leon STAINER

Devonport, Tasmania, Australia born 1960

printer, intaglio

Old man croc 1999 Place made: Lockhart River Arts & Culture Centre, Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in red-brown ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove Magnani paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right, Magnani manufacturers symbol
Impression: trial proof
Edition: edition of 20; plus trial proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Silas Hobson '99/LOCKHART RIVER'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ''Old Man Croc''. Inscribed with imrpression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'TP-1'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.1 h x 34.0 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 55.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Geoff and Fran Barker 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.358.61
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Geoffrey and Fran Barker (who established printmaking at Lockhart River in 1995), 2004.