George BALDESSINJohn ROBINSONDRUCKMA PRESS, The bather II. Enlarge 1 /1


San Biagio di Callalta, Italy 1939 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1978

  • Australia from 1949
  • England, Italy 1962-63
  • Japan 1966
  • Brazil, France 1975-77


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1940 – Bendigo, Victoria, Australia 2009


  • Europe 1967-69, 1975-76


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1977 – 1983

print workshop (organisation)

The bather II. [(Untitled lithograph - figure in a circle II)] 1973 Place made: Druckma Press, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 1978, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper crayon and wet texture off-set lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate/stone Support: thin smoth cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp lower right, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D'ARCHES / SATINE / SATINE'; watermark upper left, 'Arches FRANCE'; watermark lower left, '3'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2nd artist's proof of 3
Edition: no edition

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, 'A/P 2/3 No Edition'. Print workshop blindstamp lower right below image, 'dp [in monogram]'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 51.7 h x 53.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 76.4 h x 57.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1303
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Robinson of Drukma Press, Melbourne, who printed this work, 1984.