Murray WALKER, Vigorous model and painter and model Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Vigorous model and painter and model 1966 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink, from two plates Support: off-white textured wove Crisbrook paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner, verso 'CRISBROOK / JBG [within shield]'.
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker '66'. Titled lower centre edge in black pencil, 'Vigorous Model + Painter + Model'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1ST State / AP'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge in black pencil '1.1075'. Inscribed, lower left edge in black pencil '1 or 2 prints exist'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (a) 11.2 h x 7.6 w cm plate-mark (b) 14.2 h x 7.6 w cm sheet 31.3 h x 25.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.212
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008