Janet DAWSONATELIER PATRIS, L'oiseau de nuit (Night bird). Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1935

  • England 1957-59
  • Italy, France 1959-60


commenced 1945 /1955 – 1960 /1964

print workshop (organisation)

L'oiseau de nuit (Night bird). 1960 Place made: Atelier Patris, Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: thick cream wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left corner vertical, 'BFK', lower left corner vertical, 'RIVES'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 24/35
Edition: edition of 35

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'J. Dawson '60'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '24/35 L'Oiseau de Nuit'.
Tertiary Insc: Label detached, blue ballpoint pen, 'Janet Dawson/ L'oiseau de nuit. 24/35/ M.S. 1327. at $35.00'.
Dimensions: printed image 58.2 h x 49.6 w cm sheet 75.8 h x 56.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1966
Accession No: NGA 66.56
Image rights: © Janet Dawson. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Gallery A, Melbourne, 1966.