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Salisbury, England 1919 – Yass, New South Wales, Australia 1970

  • Australia 1921-36
  • England, France 1936-38
  • Australia 1938-48
  • UK, Europe 1948-60
  • Australia from 1960


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1921 – Sury-en-Vaux, France 1995


Jacques MURRAY

printer, intaglio

  • active 1950s


Paris, France commenced 1951 – 1953

publisher (organisation)

Accent and hazard 24 September 1951 Description: a book comprising [50] pages including [8] full-page etchings, [14] etched vignettes and a title page in slipcase.

Collection Title: Kershaw, Alister. 'Accent and hazard'. Paris: Stramur-Presse, 1951.
Page: collection record
Place made: Stramur-Presse, 4 rue de Chatillon, Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper etchings, aquatints, printed in black and colour, each from one plate Support: white wove Arches Velin de Johannot paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: impression H
Edition: edition of 65, only 50 for sale (A-O not for sale)
Place Published: Paris: Stramur-Presse, 1951

Primary Insc: Signed on colophon page lower centre in black pencil, 'Alister Kershaw / David Strachan / J Murray.'
Dimensions: book (closed) 28.9 h x 22.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1134.1-27
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, 2007