Alberr SHOMALY, Man and universe Enlarge 1 /1


Bethlehem, Palestine born 1950

  • Australia from 1965
  • UK 1972-73

Man and universe 1968 Place made: Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in brownish pink ink, from one copper plate Support: textured white paper
Edition State: 6th state of 6; published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Alberto Shomaly/ 1968'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Man and Universe'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 6/6'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.7 h x 16.1 w cm sheet 38.6 h x 26.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.956
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, 1976.