Bea MADDOCK, Icarus learning to fly Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England, Europe 1959-61, Canada 1978

Icarus learning to fly January 1963 Place made: Studio 88c, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph worked in touche, printed in black ink by hand-burnishing, from one stone Support: white wove M.G. lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/6
Edition: edition of 6; plus 1 work proof

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Bea. M.'. Titled lower left below printed image, ' 'Icarus learning to Fly' '. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '3/6'.
Dimensions: printed image 31.5 h x 26.0 w cm sheet 47.4 h x 37.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.485.6
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Hobart, 1976.