Murray WALKER, Bush battlers paradise. Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Bush battlers paradise. 1966 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: textured off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right edge, 'HAND MADE'.
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: 1/5
Edition: edition of 5

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker '66'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Bush Battlers Paradise' '. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'First State 1/5'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge in black pencil '1.1105'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 45.1 h x 59.8 w cm sheet 56.8 h x 39.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.222
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008