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Helen OGILVIE

Corowa, New South Wales, Australia 1902 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1993

artist

  • England 1956-63

Helen MAXWELL

author

Alec BOLTON

Australia 1926 – 1996

printer

BRINDABELLA PRESS

commenced 1972 – 1996

publisher (organisation)

Helen WADLINGTON

Australia

binder

Helen Ogilvie: wood engravings. 1995 Description: comprises 42 pp plus end papers, frontispiece, title page, contents page, printers note, introduction pages and colophon. With wood-engravings and associated text.
Place made: Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, wood engravings, printed in black ink, each from one block; letterpress text, hand-set and printed in black ink, from movable type Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove Mohawk Superfine paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 187/200
Edition: edition of 200

Edition Notes: This edition of 200 copies was hand printed by Alec Bolton at the Brindabella Press, 61 Stonehaven Crescent, Deakin, ACT, 2600, the twenty-second book of the press. The type is Intertype Baskerville, composed by Inter-Typesetting Service, and the paper is Mohawk Superfine. Line blocks by Modern Reproduction, West Melbourne. Duotone frontispiece printed by Goanna Print, Canberra. Hand binding by Helen Wadlington. This is copy number 187.
Primary Insc: signed on colophon centre in black ink, 'AT Bolton'. not dated. not titled. inscribed with edition information on colophon centre in black ink, '187'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 25.7 h x 16.3 w x 1.2 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Meredith Hinchliffe 2016. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2016.198
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Meredith Hinchliffe, Canberra, 2016.