Murray GRIFFIN, Golden owls. Enlarge 1 /1


Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1903 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1992

  • Malaya 1941-43

Golden owls. 1951 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: cream Byronic laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: right side, 'Byronic/ Made in Canada'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/26
Edition: edition of 26

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Murray Griffin 51'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '18/26'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Golden Owls'.
Dimensions: printed image 35.4 h x 28.2 w cm sheet 41.8 h x 32.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.367
  • Purchased from Langsam Galleries, Melbourne, 1972.