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Gracia HABY

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1975

Louise JENNISON

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1976

The case of the lost aviary 2005 Description: concertina, 4 pages, cloth bound, 1 page rice paper insert, mirrored perspex disk engraved with title affixed to front cover
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper offset-lithographs, printed in black ink, from multiple plates; hand-coloured, collaged additions of cut paper Support: wove Aquarelle Arches hot pressed 300gsm cotton paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/16
Edition: edition of 16

Primary Insc: Signed inside back cover lower left in black pencil, 'LJ G.H.'. Inscribed inside back cover lower left in black pencil, '6/16'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed inside back cover lower left in black pencil, 'EC 2007.32 a'. Inscribed on loose leaf verso lower right in black pencil, 'EC 2007.32 b'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 14.8 h x 18.8 w x 0.6 d cm book (open) 14.8 h x 65.6 w cm printed image 14.8 h x 65.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Henry Ergas, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.723
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Ergas Collection, Sydney, 2009