John BRACKMurray WALKER, The walking frame. Enlarge 1 /1


East Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

printer, intaglio

  • England 1960-62

The walking frame. 1966 Place made: National Gallery of Victoria Art School, 328 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: cream wove MBM paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'SPECIAL MBM (FRANCE)'
Edition State: 3rd state of 3; published state
Impression: 6/50
Edition: proposed edition of 50; only 25 printed

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Brack 66'. Inscriibed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '6/50'
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.2 h x 32.8 w cm sheet 62.8 h x 38.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1971
Accession No: NGA 71.117
Image rights: © Helen Brack
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 12 August 1971.