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Harrow, England born 1950

  • Australia from 1975

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1966

printer (intaglio)


Perth, Western Australia, Australia born 1959

printer's assistant


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Beach figures July 1996 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and roulette, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 50; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 3 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 cancellation proof signed verso

Edition Notes: Martin King proofed; Simon Cooper editioned
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in blue pencil, 'Fransella 96'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in blue pencil, 'Beach Figures'. Inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in blue 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 1983'
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.6 h x 35.5 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 76.0 h x 56.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1983
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: Courtesy of the artist
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.