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1921 – 1974



Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1922



Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia born 1967




Transmigration. 2008 Description: comprising 33 pp plus title pages, contents page, colophon and endpapers with [14] poems and associated illustrations. Bound in navy cloth cover with red cloth spine with gilt decoration, held in clear plastic dustjacket.
Place made: Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, relief prints, printed in black and olive green inks, from multiple photopolymer plates taken from scanned original drawings; letterpress text, printed in black ink, from movable type Support: medium-weight smooth pale grey BFK Rives 280 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 21/90
Edition: edition of 90

Edition Notes: Pencil drawings by sculptor Jan Brown, selected by the printer and the artist from her drawing archive. They were scanned from the originals and printed from photopolymer plates. Design, printing and binding by Caren Florance. The text is hand-set letterpress using very worn Bodoni and printed on 280 gsm Rives BFK paper. The book is hand-bound using relief-printed Wibalin and buckram. This volume was printed during a 2007/08 residency in the PM&D Book Studio, ANU, School of Art, Canberra, and was financially supported by a grant from the ACT Government.
Primary Insc: signed colophon lower centre in black fibre-tipped pen, 'Jan Brown / C Florance'. not dated. not titled. inscribed with edition details on colophon lower right in black ink, '90:21'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 24.1 h x 16.8 w x 1.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Meredith Hinchliffe 2016. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2016.203
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Meredith Hinchliffe, Canberra, 2016.