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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1948

Black. 1985
Collection Title: Gunns.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates; open biting Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right edge, 'ARCHES/ FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '85. JOHN NEESON.'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'GUNNS- BLACK.'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '8/25.'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right below image. Inscribed in a later hand lower left verso in black pencil, 'C J 'ANI/ NEC 3'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.6 h x 50.0 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.432.3
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008.