Murray WALKER, Bush battlers paradise. Enlarge 1 /1

Murray WALKER

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Bush battlers paradise. 1966 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: thick textured off-white wove Crisbrook paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right corner, 'CRISBROOK / JBG [within shield]'.
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: 1/1 1ST State
Edition: edition of 1

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker 1966'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Bush Battlers Paradise'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1/1 1ST State'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left edge in black pencil, 'only 1.'
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge '1.1108'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 45.0 h x 29.6 w cm sheet 56.4 h x 39.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.223
Image rights: © Murray Walker
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008