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born 1969

The woman, the hares, the volcano and the rare bird. 2002 Description: a bound book of 45 pages containing 37 etchings and 2 embossings by Jenny Tyers.
Page: collection record
Place made: Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper etchings, printed in black ink, each from one plate; hand-coloured Support: etching printed on thick off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/8
Edition: edition of 8

Primary Insc: Signed and dated on colophon (p.45) lower right in black pencil, 'Jenny Tyers '02'. Titled on colophon (p. 45) centre in black pencil, 'THE WOMAN the HARES the VOLCANO & the RARE BIRD'. Inscribed on colophon (p. 45.) lower left in black pencil, '3/8'.
Secondary Insc: Blindstamp on colophon upper centre, [image of running hare].
Dimensions: book closed 27.4 h x 28.0 w x 2.0 d cm book open 27.4 h x 55.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia and Pacific Print Fund, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.155.1-35
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist Jenny Tyers, Melbourne, 2008.