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Nancy CLIFTON

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1907 – 1989

The athlete. 1961 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, hand-printed in black ink, hand from one block Support: thin Japanese laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 12; plus 2 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Nancy Clifton /61'. Dated lower right corner in black pencil, '1961'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Athlete'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Artist Proof '. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Two Proofs'. Inscribed lower right edge, black pencil, 'Lino Cut/ Hand Printed'.
Dimensions: printed image 35.2 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 48.3 h x 24.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of friends of Nancy Clifton 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.660
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from friends of the artist, 1986.