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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1937 – Melbourne,Victoria, Australia 21 March 2017


Terang, Victoria, Australia born 1957



commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

The quadrangle 1956 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 2001, November, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove Magnani Pescia paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 25; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'ROBERT ROONEY 1956 - 2001'. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'THE QUADRANGLE'. inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'APW 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 834'
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.4 h x 16.7 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 28.2 h x 37.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.834
Image rights: Courtesy of Tolarno Galleries
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.