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Somerset, England born 1938

  • France 1961-63
  • Europe 1971, 1974-75
  • Australia from 1976


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Of the honey of the Hakea tree 1991 Description: Hardbound oblong folio, covered in deep green semi-gloss vinyl cover with cream end papers adhered to folio and green thread, containing [1] colophon, [5] coloured lithographs and [1] coloured intaglio print.

Collection Title: Anti-Cancer Council of Victoria print folio
Page: page 3
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph, printed in eight colour inks, from multiple stones Support: medium-weight smooth white wove BFK Rives 250gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left below printed text, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol] / F [rotated]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 11/85
Edition: edition of 85

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'John Wolseley'. not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Of the Honey of the Hakea Tree'. inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, '11/85'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right below printed image, 'VPW'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 51.5 h x 70.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 57.0 h x 76.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Rio Tinto Limited 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1796.6
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Rio Tinto Limited, Melbourne, 2014.