John COBURNMichael PHELPSNEW SOUTH WALES STATE CANCER COUNCIL, Rare bird Enlarge 1 /1

John COBURN

Ingham, Queensland, Australia 1925 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2006

  • France 1969-72

Michael PHELPS

United States of America born 1946

printer

  • Australia from 1971

NEW SOUTH WALES STATE CANCER COUNCIL

commenced 1955

publisher (organisation)

Rare bird 1987
Collection Title: Bicentennial collection: a portfolio of Australian artists. Sydney: New South Wales state Cancer Council, 1988.
Page: no.3.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from six stencils Support: medium-weight smooth white wove Arches BFK Rives 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE', and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/100
Edition: edition of 100; plus 10 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image, 'Coburn 87'.Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Rare Bird'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, '13/100'.
Dimensions: printed image 48.0 h x 70.0 w cm sheet 55.0 h x 75.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of The New South Wales State Cancer Council 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1216
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National gallery, from The New South Wales State Cancer Council, Sydney, June 1988.