Garry SHEAD, Orpheus Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1942

  • France 1973, 1982
  • Hungary 1983
  • United States of America, England 1989-90

Orpheus 1974 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: wove 'Kent' paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 10/34
Edition: edition of 34

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below printed image in pen and ink, 'Garry Shead' Dated lower right in pen and ink, '1974'. Titled lower centre below printed image in pen and ink, 'Orpheus'. Inscribed lower right below printed image in pen and ink, '10/34'.
Dimensions: printed image 42.0 h x 69.8 w cm sheet 55.8 h x 76.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1371
Image rights: © Garry Shead
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Watters Gallery, Sydney, September 1976.