John BRACKMurray WALKER, Mirrors and scissors. Enlarge 1 /1


East Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

printer, intaglio

  • England 1960-62

Mirrors and scissors. [Scissors and mirrors] 1966 Place made: National Gallery of Victoria Art School, 328 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream wove MBM paper paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'SPECIAL MBM (France)'.
Edition State: 3rd state of 3; published state
Impression: 10/50
Edition: state proofs; final state proposed edition of 50, only 23 printed

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Brack 66'. not titled. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '10/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 32.8 h x 44.8 w cm sheet 38.4 h x 56.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1966
Accession No: NGA 66.83
Image rights: © Helen Brack
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from the artist, Melbourne, 1966.