England born 1956

  • Australia from 1981


Kapunda, South Australia, Australia born 1961


commenced 2003


Eight. 2005 Place made: College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Selwyn Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper open biting and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Velin Arches 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: right-to-print proof
Edition: edition of 20; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs, 3 printer's proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ian Bettinson'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'EIGHT'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'BAT'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, stylised image of cicada
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.2 h x 28.8 w cm sheet 30.2 h x 40.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1549.18
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Cicada Press, Sydney, 2007