Tony COLEINGGarry SHEAD, Enlarge 1 /1


Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia born 1942

  • England 1963-68
  • 1971-72
  • USA 1989


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1942

  • France 1973, 1982
  • Hungary 1983
  • United States of America, England 1989-90

"Could I have your money now please, as I may be busy later". 1976 Place made: Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof 1/1
Edition: edition of 20; 14 on coloured paper, 6 on white, plus 30 drawings on white paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'T Coleing./G Shead'. Dated lower right within print in brown ink, 'TUESDAY 6th April 1976/between 3-5PM.'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P. 1 proof only 20 prints 14 on coloured paper 6 on white, 30 with drawing only on white paper.'. Titled lower centre within print in brown ink, 'COULD I have your MONEY Now please as I may- be busy later'.
Dimensions: printed image (a) 50.0 h x 70.0 w cm sheet (a) 61.1 h x 80.2 w cm printed image (b) 14.5 h x 19.0 w cm sheet (b) 26.0 h x 23.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of anonymous donor 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.949
Image rights: © Tony Coleing
Image rights: © Garry Shead
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from an anonymous donor, Sydney, 1988.