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Robert ROONEY

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1937

Two children 1955-56 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: paper subsequently laid down on thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition unknown, plus artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'ROBERT ROONEY'. Dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'CIRCA 1955/6'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'TWO CHILDREN'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'ARTIST'S PROOF'.
Dimensions: printed image 20.0 h x 13.5 w cm sheet 20.0 h x 13.5 w cm backing sheet 27.0 h x 18.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.872
Image rights: © Robert Rooney
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, 2008.