Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1924 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2006

  • England 1952-54

Thistles and sky [Thistles] 1956 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from three stones Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: Signed lower left edge, black pencil, 'Robert Grieve'. Dated on printed image lower right in black pencil, '...56'. Inscribed lower centre edge, black pencil, 'Thistles & Sky'. Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '3/12...'. Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '3'. Inscribed verso lower right diagonal, black pencil, 'Thistle'. Inscribed verso upper left, purple ballpoint pen 'Robert Grieve/ Phone WY3159/ 49 NORMANBY Rd/ Kew./ 'Thistles & Sky'./ lithograph'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 29.2 h x 22.6 w cm sheet 33.6 h x 25.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.953
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Eastgate Gallery, Melbourne, December 1995.