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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1916 – Bowral, New South Wales, Australia 1992

Barrier. 1964 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint printed with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid Abbey Mills Greenfield paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'Abbey Mills/ Greenfield' and image of a crown.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/5
Edition: edition of 5

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Joyce Allen'. not dated. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Barrier'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Etching & Aquatint 1/5'. inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, '2/'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.6 h x 26.8 w cm sheet 28.8 h x 44.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Sarah, Jocelyn and Nicholas, the artist's children, in loving memory 1994.
Accession No: NGA 94.890
  • With the artist until her death in 1992.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artists children, Sydney, June 1994.