Murray WALKER, Stella and safety pins. Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Stella and safety pins. 1972 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick textured white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right edge, 'J PERRIGOT ARCHES'.
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: 10th state 7/12
Edition: edition of 4

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker 72'. Signed printed lower right within image 'Murray Walker'. Titled lower left edge in black pencil, 'Stella and Safety Pins'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '10th State 7/12'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge '1.1164'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 44.4 h x 24.7 w cm sheet 57.1 h x 38.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.251
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008