Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
They barked and barked but it never moved
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper stamped-print, printed in black ink, from one rubber block: hand-coloured in gouache Support: cream wove paper
Primary Insc: Titled printed upper centre within image in black ink, 'THEY BARKED/ AND BARKED/ BUT IT NEVER MOVED'.
signed lower right edge within image in black pencil, 'F Sparke'.
printed image (irregular) 12.5 h x 9.8 w cm sheet 26.9 h x 19.5 w cm
: Gift of Daphne Morgan 2005 Accession No
: NGA 2005.474 Image rights
: © Franki Sparke
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Daphne Morgan, Queensland, August 2005.