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 brown-black ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove Saunders paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right edge, 'ERS'.
Edition State: 3rd state
Impression: 1/2
Edition: edition of 2

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '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, '1/2 3RD State'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge '1.1175'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 33.1 h x 45.6 w cm sheet 50.4 h x 65.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.245
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008