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Santiago, Chile born 1946

  • Australia from 1974


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1938



commenced 1984

print workshop (organisation)

La perla del mercader. 1996 Place made: Larry Rawling Fine Art Prints, 424 Nicholson Street, North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint and assemblage, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils; with grey fabric stiched onto image with red wool Support: thick off-white wove Arches Water Colour 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof 3/3
Edition: edition of 10; plus 3 artist's proofs, 3 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right edge in black pencil, 'Juan Davila 1996.'. Titled lower edge centre in black pencil, ''La perla del mercader''. Inscribed lower left edge in penicl, 'PP III/III'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, [Larry Rawling insignia].
Dimensions: printed image 136.0 h x 99.0 w cm sheet 163.0 h x 115.0 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 2008.94.65
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.