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J. ROWLAND

1925 – 1996

artist

J. ROWLAND

1925 – 1996

author

Alec BOLTON

Australia 1926 – 1996

printer

BRINDABELLA PRESS

commenced 1972 – 1996

publisher (organisation)

Robin TAIT

binder

Granite country: poems 1994 Description: comprises 60 pp including title pages and contents page | plus endpapers and colophon, with illustrations and poems. Bound in purple cloth cover with hand-printed decoration decoration, held in clear plastic dustjacket.

Collection Title: Rowland, J.R. 'Granite country : poems'. Canberra: Brindabella Press, 1994
Place made: Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, Support: medium-weight smooth off-white Archive Text paper; medium-weight smooth grey wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower centre of colophon, 'Archive'; upper centre fornt endpaper, 'Archive'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 93/220
Edition: edition of 220

Edition Notes: 220 copies hand-printed by Alec Bolton at the Brindabella Press, 61 Stonehaven Crescent, Deakin, A.C.T, Australia. it is the twenty-first book of the press. It was set in Intertype Baskerville by Bankstown Typesetting, and was printed on Archive Text. Hand-binding by Robin Tait. This is copy number 93.
Primary Insc: signed colophon centre in black ink, 'J W Rowland'. not dated. not titled. inscribed with edition information colophon upper centre in black ink, '93'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 25.2 h x 16.7 w x 1.4 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Meredith Hinchliffe 2016. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2016.196
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Meredith Hinchliffe, Canberra, 2016.