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Milieu 2006 Description: artist's book comprising 4 page fold out linocut print with machine stitching, bound in blue cloth with machine-stitched decoration and appliqué of blue and orange fabric on cover, housed in cloth-bound slipcase with wooden button fastening and machine stitched lettering
Page: collection record
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block; machine stitching in olive green thread Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'B Mahoney 06'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Milieu!'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 32.1 h x 15.4 w x 1.3 d cm book (open) 123.2 h x 15.4 w cm printed image 120.3 h x 11.8 w cm image (verso) 118.2 h x 11.4 w cm slipcase 33.0 h x 16.4 w x 2.1 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of The Silk Cut Foundation, 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.188.1-2
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Purchased by the Silk Cut Foundation, from the artist under the terms of the Silk Cut Award, 2006.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Silk Cut Foundation, Melbourne, 2010.