Robert ROONEYJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOPNATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIAAUSTRALIAN BICENTENNIAL AUTHORITY, Beens and banzai Enlarge 1 /1

Robert ROONEY

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1937

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA

co-publisher (organisation)

AUSTRALIAN BICENTENNIAL AUTHORITY

commenced 1981

co-publisher (organisation)

Beens and banzai 1987 Description: box file, containing [25] loose prints by [25] Australian artists and an illustrated catalogue.

Collection Title: Prints by twenty-five Australian artists: Canberra, 1988.
Page: part 20
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: thick white wove Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES 88'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/80
Edition: edition of 80; 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'ROBERT ROONEY '87'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'BEENS AND BANZAI'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/80'
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 36.8 h x 54.7 w cm sheet 57.2 h x 76.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Commissioned by the Australian National Gallery, Canberra and the Australian Bicentennial Authority 1988
Accession No: NGA 90.962.20
Subject: Australia, Bicentennial, 1988
Image rights: Courtesy of Tolarno Galleries
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the ANG & Australian Bicentennial Authority, Sydney, 1990.