John OLSENFred GENISFRED GENIS WORKSHOPPORT JACKSON PRESS, Echidna and sun man. Enlarge 1 /1

John OLSEN

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia born 1928

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

Fred GENIS

Netherlands born 1934

printer, lithographic

  • Australia 1950s, United States 1965-1972, Australia from 1972

FRED GENIS WORKSHOP

1981 – 1983

print workshop

PORT JACKSON PRESS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia commenced 1975

publisher (organisation)

Echidna and sun man. 1979 Place made: Kenthurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from three plates Support: white wove Arches paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 17/50
Edition: edition of 50; plus 6 artists proofs
Place Published: Sydney: Port Jackson Press

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'John Olsen 79'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Echidna and Sun Man'.Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '17/50'
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower left below image, image of a chook.
Dimensions: printed image 91.0 h x 63.0 w cm sheet 91.0 h x 63.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.174
Image rights: © John Olsen. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Port Jackson Press, Sydney, June 1982.