Murray WALKER, My beautiful body Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

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: thick textured cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper left corner, '-8'.
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: 1/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker 74'. Titled lower centre edge in black pencil, 'My Beautiful Body'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1/6'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge in black pencil '1.1070'. Inscribed, lower centre right in black pencil '(Plate cut from I love my beautiful Body)'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.0 h x 9.7 w cm sheet 39.3 h x 20.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.38
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008