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

(Picnic). c.1965 Place made: 28 Queen St, Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from one plate Support: white wove paper
Edition State: working state
Impression: working proof
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Inscribed by artist at bottom of sheet '3 Lot more tinting medium added to Blue Black - Pale Yellow Relief Ink then try cotton bud to get whites [in] Tea Set, Bird, fence, Dasies - but not careful enough'
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Joyce Allen'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Proof'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.1 h x 24.8 w cm sheet 35.4 h x 45.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2001
Accession No: NGA 2001.198
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Helen Maxwell Gallery, Canberra, October 2001;
  • From the exhibition, 'Viable dialogue: Joyce Allen', Canberra: Helen Maxwell Gallery, 29 June - 29 July 2001, cat. no., 5.