Criss CANNINGPaul SMITH, Banksia cones and hakea pod. Enlarge 1 /1


Australia born 1947


Fiji born 1955

printer, intaglio

  • Australia from 1970

Banksia cones and hakea pod. 2004 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper collograph reduction print, printed in colour inks, from seven plates Support: white wove Somerset paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right corner, 'Somerset / ENGLAND'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/60
Edition: edition of 60; plus 5 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Criss Canning'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Banksia Cones and Hakea Pod.' ' inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/60'.
Secondary Insc: Printer's blindstamp lower right, 'Paul Smith Master Printmaker' [within circle]
Dimensions: printed image 68.0 h x 68.0 w cm sheet 77.2 h x 83.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Criss Canning 200??
Accession No: NGA 2006.481
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, 2006.