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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia born 1942

  • England 1963-68
  • 1971-72
  • USA 1989


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Shit, the tint's bad today 1987 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: off white wove Hahnemuhle paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: trial proof

Primary Insc: Titled printed, lower centre within image ' 'RUNNING INTO A HEAVY AQUATINT-or 'SHIT, THE TINTS BAD TODAY' '. Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Coleing 1987'. Inscribed with edition details lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Trial proof.'
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, lower right, below image, in black pencil, 'printed by J.L.'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.5 h x 22.0 w cm sheet 29.9 h x 39.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.558
Image rights: © Tony Coleing
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, New South Wales, 2006.