Bea MADDOCK, Fossicker on the beach Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England, Europe 1959-61, Canada 1978

Fossicker on the beach July 1963 Place made: Studio 88c, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper relief-etching, printed in black ink by hand-burnishing, from one copper plate Support: white wove M.G. lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: work proof [1/2]
Edition: edition of 2 . The artist notes that edition 1/2 is 'NGA, Work Proof'.

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Bea. M.'. Dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, ' 'VII '63'. Titled lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, 'Fossicker on the Beach'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Work proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 15.9 h x 11.8 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 21.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.485.13
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Hobart, 1976.