Murray WALKER, Filles de Joie. Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Filles de Joie. 1974 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin off-white wove Crisbrook paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left corner, verso 'CRISBROOK / JBG [within shield]'.
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: 1/14
Edition: edition of 14

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker 1974'. Titled lower left edge in black pencil, 'filles de joei'. Titled printed lower left within image ' 'Filles de Joie' '. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1ST State 1/14'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge '1.1143'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.0 h x 45.2 w cm sheet 49.8 h x 62.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.44
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008