Joyce ALLEN, The large ladies. Enlarge 1 /1

Joyce ALLEN

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1916 – Bowral, New South Wales, Australia 1992

The large ladies. 1987 Place made: 28 Queen St, Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: white japanese-style laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: no.3
Edition: 2nd edition hand-coloured

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Joyce Allen'. not dated. inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Large Ladies'. inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '2nd version-for hand colouring'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '3'.
Dimensions: printed image 25.6 h x 35.2 w cm sheet 46.8 h x 51.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Sarah, Jocelyn and Nicholas, the artist's children, in loving memory 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.1858
Provenance:
  • With the artist until her death in 1992.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artists children, Sydney, October 1993.