Ray CROOKE, (Head of an Islander). Enlarge 1 /1

Ray CROOKE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1922 – 2015

(Head of an Islander). 1957 Place made: Swinburne Technical College, John Street, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner on printed image in pen and black ink, 'Ray Crooke 57.'. inscribed lower right below printed image in pen and ink, 'Screen/ Print.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 26.6 h x 20.6 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.535
Provenance:
  • Exhibited, 'Australian 20th century prints, drawings and watercolours', Melbourne: Charles Nodrum Gallery, 11-22 September 1984, cat. no. 28, as, 'Tahitian Head'..
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, February 1986;