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New Zealand born 1936

Pull a string, a puppet moves 2000-2012 Description: digital print of text with scanned drawing of Charles Bukowski
Place made: New Zealand
Materials & Technique: prints, digital print, printed in black ink on inkjet printer, from digital file Support: thin smooth manilla cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: digital print from drawing with additions of computer-generated text.
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled on a separate sheet in pen and black ink, 'A mixture of things [extended dash] / + / Pull a string - a Puppet Moves. / I made drawings for a number of / Charles Bukowski's writings / * / Drawings that I did a[t] the Ng Gallery windows... shortly after the eatherquake - Drew them / with felt marker pen. * grandchildrens dog - MILOU - / a Manchester Terrier. / * / THE FOUR HORSES OF THE APOCALYPSE / * / DEATH BIRDS (2) / * / THE RAT / *'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 12.0 h x 16.0 w cm sheet 29.8 h x 20.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Petr Herel 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4253
  • Gift to Peter Herel, from the artist, New Zealand.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Petr Herel, Melbourne, 2013