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Santiago, Chile born 1946

  • Australia from 1974


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1938



commenced 1984

print workshop (organisation)

The 'Absinthe' drinker. 2003 Place made: Larry Rawling Fine Art Prints, 675 Coombs Road, Kinglake West, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in red ink, from one stencil Support: thick white wove Arches BFK Rives 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left edge, 'BFK RIVES/FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof 3/3
Edition: edition of 6; plus 3 artist's proofs, 3 workshop proofs, 1 hors commerce

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Juan Davila 2003.'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ''The Absinthe Drinker''. Inscribed lower left below printed image in penicl, 'P/P III/III'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, [Larry Rawling insignia].
Dimensions: printed image 106.0 h x 70.0 w cm sheet 120.0 h x 80.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, in celebration of the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.94.61
Subject: Collection: The Larry Rawling print workshop archive of Australian screenprints 1959 - 2006, acquired 2008.
Image rights: © Juan Davila. Courtesy Kalli Rolfe Contemporary Art
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the printer Larry Rawling, Melbourne, 2008.