Murray WALKER, Once upon a time. Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Once upon a time. 1970 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: off-white wove Saunders paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right edge, verso 'ERS...'.
Edition State: 2nd state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker '70'. Signed and dated printed lower centre within image 'Murray Walker / 1970'. Titled lower left edge in black pencil, 'Once upon A Time'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'artists Proof 2ND State'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge '1.1172'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 33.1 h x 45.4 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 65.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.244
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008