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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1945

  • Europe 1973
  • 1977-78


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

The skeleton arm 2009-2015
Collection Title: 'Gale force wind'. Canberra: Viridian Press, 2015.
Place made: Acton Mitchell, Canberra Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Australian Capital Territory, Australia Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; additions in black gloss enamel paint Support: medium-weight smooth white wove Arches Aquarelle Satine 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left 'ARCHES FRANCE; infinity symbol [running vertically along edge]'; upper right, 'ARCHES FRANCE; infinity symbol [running vertically along edge]'; blindstamp: lower left, 'AQUARELLE ARCHES [inverted running along corner]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: unique impression
Edition: edition of 4; plus proofs from stone

Edition Notes: Technical information: Further edition information: image from stone 'The ghost in the machine', edition information: edition of 5; plus 9 variable proofs Reference to previous title or use of plate: 'The ghost in the machine' IRN: 274515 Reference: Edvard Munch's lithograph 'Self-portrait with skeleton arm'.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below image in black pencil, 'Parr 2015'. titled lower leftbelow image in black pencil, '"The Skeleton Arm"'.
Secondary Insc: printer's blindstamp: lower right, 'VP [in square]'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 51.5 h x 35.0 w cm image, overall 74.5 h x 52.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 77.1 h x 57.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Loane and Sara Kelly 2016. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gift Program.
Accession No: NGA 2016.77.16
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from John Loane, Canberra, 2015