Gordon BENNETTMartin KINGAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOPSYDNEY ORGANISING COMMITTEE FOR THE OLYMPIC GAMES, Home decor (Counter composition) black swan Enlarge 1 /1

Gordon BENNETT

Australia 1955 – 2014

  • France 1991-92

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, lithographic

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

SYDNEY ORGANISING COMMITTEE FOR THE OLYMPIC GAMES

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

publisher (organisation)

Home decor (Counter composition) black swan 1998
Collection Title: Sydney 2000 Olympic Fine Art Collection. Sydney: SOCOG, 2000
Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from five aluminium plates Support: Magnani 310gsm paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/99
Edition: edition of 99

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'BB '99'
Dimensions: printed image 76.0 h x 56.0 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.88.1
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird, Black swan
Image rights: © The Estate of Gordon Bennett. Licensed by John Citizen Arts Pty Ltd and Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games, Sydney, April 2000.
  • Recognising the role of The National Gallery of Australia played in the production of the 'Sydney 2000 Olympic Fine Art Collection'; Roger Butler chairing the selection committee, and Deborah Hart writing the catalogue.