Ray CROOKE, Scenes from the life of Christ. Enlarge 1 /1

Ray CROOKE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1922 – 2015

Scenes from the life of Christ. 1957 Place made: Swinburne Technical College, John Street, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from two stencils Support: paper trimmed to edge of image, laid down on secondary support
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: Signed and dated on backing sheet lower right in black pencil, 'Ray Crooke. 57.'. Inscribed on backing sheet lower right in black pencil, '1/40'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (trimmed) 50.0 h x 34.9 w cm sheet 50.0 h x 34.9 w cm backing sheet 57.6 h x 38.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.534
Provenance:
  • Exhibited, 'Australian 20th century prints, drawings and watercolours', Melbourne: Charles Nodrum Gallery, 11-22 September 1984, cat. no. 27.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, February 1986;