Murray WALKER, I love my beautiful body. Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

I love my beautiful body. 1974 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left edge, verso 'HAND MADE', lower right edge, verso '-8'.
Edition State: 2nd state
Impression: 2/11
Edition: edition of 11

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker 1974'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'I love my beautiful body' '. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/11' Inscribed with edition detials, lower left edge in black pencil, '2ND State'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge '1.1116'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.9 h x 37.6 w cm sheet 39.0 h x 56.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.39
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008