Murray GRIFFIN, Blue Parrots Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1903 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1992

  • Malaya 1941-43

Blue Parrots c.1955 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/23
Edition: edition of 23

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Murray Griffin'. not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Blue Parrots'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '18/23'.
Dimensions: printed image 17.8 h x 35.3 w cm sheet 30.4 h x 38.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1963
Accession No: NGA 63.73
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from the artist, Melbourne, November 1963.