Brian MCKAY, not titled [Greek political poster issued at the foundation of Rigas Fereos, a student resistance organisation on 21st of April 1969] Enlarge 1 /1

Brian MCKAY

Meckering, Western Australia, Australia born 1926 – 2014

printer

not titled [Greek political poster issued at the foundation of Rigas Fereos, a student resistance organisation on 21st of April 1969] 1969 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, France
Materials & Technique: prints, posters, ink; paper linocut, printed in red, blue and black ink, from one block; letterpress text Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Inscribed upper right within printed image in black pencil. '* we the / students'. Inscribed upper left to upper right within printed image in black pencil. '* fruitless'. Inscribed centre to centre right within printed image in black pencil. 'democratic poverty Greek / destitution'. Inscribed centre right within printed image in black pencil. 'students'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 27.4 h x 19.0 w sheet 29.0 h x 20.1 w
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.1500.12
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Brian McKay, the printer of the works, Perth, 2011.