Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Benjamin at play.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin cream hand made Bodleian paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right edge, 'BODLEIAN'.
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: artist's proof from cancelled block
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Murray Walker 66'.
Titled lower left edge below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Benjamin at Play' '.
Inscribed with edition, lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P'.
Secondary Insc: Inscibed, lower left corner in black pencil, 'Block was in haste cancelled in 1966 - But now it seems an excellent work. M. W. 1986 / Not Editioned Yet'.
Inscribed, lower right side edge verso in black pencil, '3.29'.
printed image 54.4 h x 41.8 w cm sheet 70.6 h x 50.5 w cm
: Purchased 2008 Accession No
: NGA 2008.703.74 Image rights
: © Murray Walker
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008