Brian MCKAY, The bishop's journey Enlarge 1 /1


Meckering, Western Australia, Australia born 1926 – 2014

The bishop's journey 1985 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: thick smooth off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark on verso right edge, 'S M B M (ARCHES-FRANCE) [image of heart] LAVIS [in reverse] TRAIT FIDELIS';
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/35
Edition: edition of 35

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'McKay 85'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'The Bishop's Journey' '. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '13/35'.
Dimensions: printed image 54.2 h x 41.4 w cm sheet 75.1 h x 53.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.142
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Perth, 2011.