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Bea MADDOCK

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1934 – Launceston, Tasmania, Australia 2016

  • England, Europe 1959-61, Canada 1978

Red text. 1984 Description: multi-component work comprising [40] photo etchings printed on hand-made flax paper, covered with wax and attached to numbered wooden rods.

Collection Title: Maddock, Bea. 'Red text'. Launceston: 1984.
Place made: Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, photo etchings, printed in hand-ground red ink, each from one zinc plate Support: medium-weight textured bone hand-made flax paper, coated in wax and attached to numbered wooden rods
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate mark 19.7 h x 14.8 w cm sheet (each) 25.7 h x 21.0 w cm object 26.5 h x 28.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of David Archer 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.432.1-40
Provenance:
  • Collection of the artist at her death, subsequently bequeathed to David Archer, 2016.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from David Archer, Launceston, 2016.