Auburn, Victoria, Australia 1904 – Geelong, Victoria, Australia 1982

Bird watching 1965 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: very light-weight white Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake. 1965'. Titled lower left within image in black pencil, 'Bird Watching'. Inscribed with edition details lower right below printed image in black pencil, '12/40'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'opening in mount, 15 1/4'. Inscribed centre left in black pencil, 'HORIZONTAL'. Inscribed centre right in black pencil, '10" '.
Dimensions: printed image 21.7 h x 32.5 w cm sheet 32.4 h x 49.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.259
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from the artist 1973.