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Allan JORDAN

Australia 1898 – 1982

Joseph O'DWYER

1912 – 1989

poet

John GARTNER

1914 – 1998

printer, letterpress

  • working 1940s

HAWTHORN PRESS

printer (organisation)

The turning year. 1944 Description: Bound book of poems of [36] pp including five wood-engravings by Allan Jordan

Collection Title: O'Dwyer, Joseph. The turning year. Melbourne: The Hawthorn Press, 1944.
Page: collection record
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engravings, printed in black ink (one with additional tone block); each from one block; letterpress text Support: cream wove paper
Edition: Edition limited to 175 copies, an additional 30 for private distribution all numbered and signed by author and artist
Place Published: Melbourne: The Hawthorn Press

Dimensions: page 21.4 h x 14.0 w cm book (closed) 22.0 h x 14.4 w x 1.4 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Janie Gillespie 1996
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Janie Gillespie, Canberra, June 1996.