Mary MACQUEEN, New Australia. Enlarge 1 /1


Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1912 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1994

New Australia. c.1960 Place made: rmit, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate with plate-tone Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer’s mark
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Singed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mary MacQueen'. Dated lower right in black pencil, 'c60-61' Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'artist's Proof-'. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '1 proof at this state is spoiled at 2nd state'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 30.2 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 28.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1960.0012 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | artist's proof
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1984.
Accession No: NGA 84.2131
Subject: Australia: Multicultural
Image rights: Courtesy Paulette Calhoun, for the estate of Mary Macqueen
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, December 1984.