Geelong, Victoria, Australia born 1924

Totem I. 1971 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in soluble crayon and pen and ink and brush and ink Support: off-white wove Montgolfier paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right edge, 'Montgolfier St - Marcel', in reverse

Primary Insc: Titled lower right verso in black pencil, 'TOTEM I [30 within circle] / PETER BURNS'. Signed and dated lower right within image in black ink, '[artist symbol] +71'.
Dimensions: image 55.8 h x 43.8 w cm sheet 63.2 h x 47.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mary and Peter Burns, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.94
Image rights: © Peter Burns
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, April 2007.