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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1945

  • Europe 1973
  • 1977-78


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

Stamping ground B [with additions in black ink] 2009-2015
Collection Title: 'Gale force wind'. Canberra: Viridian Press, 2015
Place made: Mitchell Watson, Canberra Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Australian Capital Territory, Australia Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; additions in black ink, stamped by foot and smeared over print Support: medium-weight smooth white wove Hahnemühle 350 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right, 'HAHNEMUHLE [running vertically along edge]'; lower left, [rooster encircled]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: unique impression
Edition: edition of 5; plus 2 trial proofs
Date Published: 2009

Edition Notes: Technical information: Some heads from impressions stamped by rubber stamp made from early drawings onto stone with tusche. Further edition information: image from stone 'Stampring ground B', edition information: edition of 5; plus 2 artist's proofs; 1 printer's proof Reference to previous title or use of plate: 'Stamping ground B' IRN: 274465
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below image in black pencil, 'Parr 2015'. titled lower left on image in black pencil, '"Stamping ground B"'.
Secondary Insc: printer's blindstamp: lower right, 'VP' [in square]'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 95.6 h x 70.3 w cm image, overall 100.7 h x 75.3 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 107.6 h x 78.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Loane and Sara Kelly 2016. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gift Program.
Accession No: NGA 2016.77.33
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from John Loane, Canberra, 2015