Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1942

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


commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

Samson c.1973 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 black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove Hahnemuhle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner, 'HAHNEMUHLE'
Edition State: working state
Impression: state proof
Edition: not editioned - approx 5 prints made

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, 'State proof (Shead)'. Inscribed lower right corner verso in black pencil, '1.853 G.SHEAD'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.0 h x 28.5 w cm sheet 39.7 h x 41.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.560
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.