Mary MACQUEENPRINT COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA, Africa puzzle. Enlarge 1 /1


Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1912 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1994


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1966

commissioner (organisation)

Africa puzzle. 1975 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: thin white Japanese rice paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 47/65
Edition: edition of 65

Edition Notes: Images are dated 1975 and 1976. The black and ochre are printed on the face of the print, the grey-green on the verso of the semi-transparent Japanese paper. The artist comments: Because of the transparency of the Japanese paper, the artist recomends backing the print with cream or white paper. [Imprint, no.4, 1975, p.11]
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Mary McQueen 76'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Africa Puzzle'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '47/65'.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Dr Thea M. Exley 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.974
  • Print Council of Australia subscription print.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Thea Exley (a founding member of the Print Council of Australia), Canberra, 2005.