John OLSENPORT JACKSON PRESS, Frog and the lake Enlarge 1 /1


Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia born 1928

  • Europe 1956-60
  • Spain, Portugal 1965-67


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia commenced 1975

publisher (organisation)

Frog and the lake 1976
Collection Title: Lake Eyre, the desert sea. Sydney: Port Jackson Press, 1976.
Page: no.1
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper sugar-lift aquatint and engraving, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one zinc plate Support: cream Velim Arches 250 gsm paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 21/60
Edition: edition of 60
Place Published: Sydney: Port Jackson Press

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Olsen 1976'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Frog & Lake'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '21/60'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 41.0 h x 27.1 w cm sheet 75.2 h x 52.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1862.2
Image rights: © John Olsen. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Port Jackson Press, Sydney, August 1979.