Garry SHEADBasil HALLDeborah PERROWChris DENTONBarb McCONCHIESTUDIO ONE INC, Currawong Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1942

  • France 1973, 1982
  • Hungary 1983
  • United States of America, England 1989-90

Basil HALL

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1954

printer, intaglio

Deborah PERROW

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1958

printer (intaglio)

  • England 1984-87


Birmingham, England born 1950

printer (intaglio)

  • Australia from 1979


printer (intaglio)


commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

Currawong 1991-94
Collection Title: "Bundeena" series of five black and white etchings
Place made: Studio One, Kingston Art Space, 71 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in green and brown inks, from two plates Support: off-white wove Hahnemuhle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: right to print proof
Edition: edition of 50; plus black and white versions; five artist's proofs; one workshop proof; one printer's proof

Edition Notes: "Currawong" was printed in several batches: First batch - 16/9/91 -Basil Hall printed an edition of 5; one worshop proof; one printer's proof Second batch - November 1991 - Basil Hall printed an edition of 5 Third batch- April 1992 -Basil Hall printed an edition of 5 Fourth batch- July 1993 -Basil Hall printed an edition of 10 Fifth batch- no date -unknown printer printed an edition of 10; one printer's proof Sixth batch- 26/4/95 -Barb McCouchie printed an edition of 2 Seventh batch - no date -Basil Hall printed one artist's proof (warm black)
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Garry Shead'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'CURRAWONG'. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'RTP' and lower centre below title in black pencil, 'Version C'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed with printer's notes around printed image in black pencil.
Dimensions: plate-mark 32.0 h x 31.7 w cm sheet 54.8 h x 53.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.511
Subject: Collection: The Studio One Inc print workshop archive of Australian prints 1986 - 2000, acquired 2004.
Image rights: © Garry Shead
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Studio One Inc print workshop on its closure in 2000, Canberra, 2004.