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Kenneth SLESSOR

1901 – 1971

author

Michael HUDSON

artist

Alec BOLTON

Australia 1926 – 1996

printer

BRINDABELLA PRESS

commenced 1972 – 1996

publisher (organisation)

The sea poems of Kenneth Slessor. 1990 Description: comprising 41 pp including title page, frontispiece, contents page | plus colophon and endpapers. With wood-engravings by Mike Hudson.
Place made: Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, wood-engravings, printed in black ink, each from one block; letterpress text Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove Mohawk Letterpress paper; medium-weight smooth grey wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 138/240
Edition: edition of 240

Edition Notes: This edition of 240 copies hand-set and printed by A.T. Bolton at the Officina Brindabella , 61 Stonehaven Crescent, Deakin, ACT, Australia. The type is Baskerville, the paper Mohawk Letterpress. Hand binding and paste paper by Helen Wadlington. This copy is number 138.
Primary Insc: signed on colophon centre in black ink, 'ATB'. not dated. not titled. inscribed with edition information on colophon centre in black ink, '138'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 28.6 h x 19.5 w x 1.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Meredith Hinchliffe 2016. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2016.191
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Meredith Hinchliffe, Canberra, 2016.