Murray WALKER, Benjamin and his counting beads. Enlarge 1 /1

Murray WALKER

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Benjamin and his counting beads. 1966 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one plywood block Support: thin cream wove Bodleian paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left edge, 'HAND MADE'.
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Murray Walker '66'. Titled lower left edge in black pencil, 'Benjamin and his Counting Beads.' inscribed with edition details, lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'AP'. inscribed with edition details, lower left edge in black pencil, 'not editioned yet'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge '3.1'.
Dimensions: printed image 26.2 h x 17.2 w cm sheet 50.9 h x 35.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: 1966. 2 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.72
Image rights: © Murray Walker
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008