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Constance COLEMAN

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1903 – 1990

Gordon COLEMAN

printer

Bellbirds and other poems. 1982 Description: hardbound artist's book comprising [32] pages, including [26] linocuts and [24[ poems with a dust cover.

Collection Title: Coleman, Constance. 'Bellbirds and other poems'. Launching Place, Vic.: the artist, 1982.
Place made: Launching Place, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, illustrated books, ink; paper linocuts, printed brown ink, each from one block [24]; linocuts, prints printed in green and brown ink, from two blocks [2]; letterpress text, printed in brown ink, from moveable type Support: medium-weight textured cream wove paper [pages and dust cover]; medium weight textured green wove paper [flyleaf]
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 106/380
Edition: edition of 380

Primary Insc: signed on dedication page centre in black ink, 'Constance Coleman'. not dated. inscribed on dedication page centre in black ink, '106'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: sheet 24.1 h x 18.2 w cm book (closed) 25.0 h x 19.2 w x 1.6 d cm book (open) 25.0 h x 39.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.127.1-27
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1984.