Charles BLACKMAN, Figure by fence. Enlarge 1 /1


Harbord, New South Wales, Australia born 1928

  • England 1961–66
  • France 1970–71

Figure by fence. (1953-57) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates Support: cream wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: working state
Impression: proof (red and brown plates, figure blocked out)
Edition: edition unknown; plus working proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower centre on printed image in blue ballpoint pen, 'Blackman'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.4 h x 30.4 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 32.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.321.1
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Sydney, 1977.