John OLSENMax MILLERMILLER STREET PRINT WORKSHOPPORT JACKSON PRESS, Edge of the void Enlarge 1 /1

John OLSEN

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia born 1928

  • Europe 1956-60
  • Spain, Portugal 1965-67

Max MILLER

Wellington, New South Wales, Australia born 1940

printer, intaglio

  • Italy, England 1968-72
  • Europe, Japan 1978-79

MILLER STREET PRINT WORKSHOP

print workshop

PORT JACKSON PRESS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia commenced 1975

publisher (organisation)

Edge of the void 1975 Description: A portfolio of 6 etchings, 2 pp printed notes in folio, the cover with letterpress and decorations by the artist

Collection Title: Edge of the void. Sydney: Port Jackson Press, 1975.
Page: collection record
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and sugar-lift aquatints, printed in black ink, each from one zinc plate Support: white Velin Arches 300gsm paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 27/50
Edition: edition of 50; plus 10 artist's proofs (3 with 'Christ Bird arrives' printed on Mulberry paper).
Place Published: Sydney: Port Jackson Press

Primary Insc: Signed in brush and black ink, John / Olsen / 75'. Inscribed in brush and black ink, '27/50
Dimensions: folio (open) 82.4 h x 124.2 w cm folio (closed) 82.4 h x 62.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.199.1-6
Image rights: © John Olsen. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, August 1976.