David STRACHANAlister KERSHAWJacques MURRAYSTRAMUR-PRESSE, The Poet. Enlarge 1 /1

David STRACHAN

Salisbury, England 1919 – Yass, New South Wales, Australia 1970

  • Australia 1921-36
  • England, France 1936-38
  • Australia 1938-48
  • UK, Europe 1948-60
  • Australia from 1960

Alister KERSHAW

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1921 – Sury-en-Vaux, France 1995

author

Jacques MURRAY

printer, intaglio

  • active 1950s

STRAMUR-PRESSE

Paris, France commenced 1951 – 1953

publisher (organisation)

The Poet. 1951 Place made: Stramur-Presse, 4 rue de Chatillon, Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: wove Arches Johannot paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'Johannot'.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 25

Dimensions: printed image 26.4 h x 20.2 w cm plate-mark 28.4 h x 22.4 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 28.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.248
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1970.
  • Purchased by the Interim Council of the Australian National Gallery, from Ronnie Rowan the artists sister, Canberra, October 1975.