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Avenhoorn, The Netherlands born 1950

  • Australia from 1953


commenced 1976

publisher (organisation)

The true dictionary of ideas and images 1986 Description: book of 112 pages, with reproduction drawings, jottings and poems from Theo Koning's sketchbooks, bound in thin purple card with blue tape along spine
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper photocopy, printed in black ink, from collaged artwork Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/100
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: Signed and dated on title page centre in black ink, 'Theo Koning / 86'. Inscribed on title page centre in black ink, '7/100'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 29.4 h x 21.0 w x 0.6 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John McPhee, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2010.460
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from John McPhee, Sydney, June 2010.