Murray WALKER, Studies of Benjamin Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Studies of Benjamin 1965 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: off-white textured wove Crisbrook paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right corner, verso 'CRISBROOK / JBG [within shield]'.
Edition State: 2nd state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker '65'. Titled lower left edge in black pencil, 'Studies of Benjamin'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2ND State AP'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge in black pencil '1.1074'. Inscribed, lower left edge in black pencil '- plate CUT Up - see other 2 proofs'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.4 h x 19.7 w cm sheet 27.9 h x 38.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.206
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008