Alun LEACH-JONES, Working collage for 'Black Pacific'. Enlarge 1 /1

Alun LEACH-JONES

Maghull, Lancashire, England born 1937

  • Australia from 1959
  • England 1964-65
  • United States 1981-82

Working collage for 'Black Pacific'. 1987 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; gouache; paper collage of torn paper painted with gouache Support: Velin Arches 300 gsm paper on thick off-white wove cardboard backing
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: working state

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed (by printer) bottom edge in black pencil, 'Image size 54' x 38' Paper size 60' x 42' Edition of 65 plus proofs.'. Inscribed (by printer) beside image centre left in black pencil, 'Vello / Vello / Vello/ Verm / Bloo / Buft / Red / Bloo / Bloo / Red. AQU / PURP / DD / MB / PINK / GINGER / SILVER / BLACK / BLACK'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 87.6 h x 45.3 w cm sheet 87.6 h x 45.3 w cm backing sheet 93.8 h x 55.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Larry Rawling, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.343
Subject: Collection: The Larry Rawling print workshop archive of Australian screenprints 1959 - 2006, acquired 2008.
Provenance:
  • Gift to Larry Rawling, from the artist, Melbourne, 1994.
  • Gift to the National gallery of Australia, from Larry Rawling, Melbourne, 2008.