John COLBOURN, Barracks Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912 – 1945

Barracks [Nocturne] c.1942 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: thin off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/100
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'John Colbourn'. not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ''Barracks''. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Nocturn 7/100'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '7/100'.
Dimensions: printed image 21.6 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 27.5 h x 36.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.111
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2009.