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Ross GROUNDS

Australia 1949 – 1998

Fire-grid 1970 Description: Accordion book within cardboard slipcase, containing 11 black and white photographs mounted onto card
Place made: East Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, photographs; masking tape Support: off white mount board

Primary Insc: Titled and dated typed, upper centre on slip case, on blue-bordered sticker, in black ink 'ITEM 3(b)/ FIRE-GRID 1970.' Signed upper centre on slip case, on blue-bordered sticker, in blue ink 'ROSS GROUNDS'. Inscribed typed, upper centre on bookcover, on blue-bordered sticker, in black ink 'ITEM 3(b)/ FIRE-GRID 1970/ 11 PHOTOGRAPHS/ MATERIALS wood, rags, kerosine./ DIMENSIONS 8ftx8ft.'. I
Dimensions: folded 27.6 h x 36.4 w x 3.3 d cm unfolded 27.6 h x 439.2 w x 0.1 d cm slipcase 30.8 h x 38.2 w x 3.6 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.138
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the C.A.A.B. (Commonwealth Art Advisory Board), from the artist through Ballarat Fine Art Gallery, Ballarat, Victoria, 1972.