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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1942

  • France 1973, 1982
  • Hungary 1983
  • United States of America, England 1989-90

Basil HALL

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1954

printer, intaglio


printer (intaglio)


commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

Supper 1995-96
Collection Title: Kangaroo series/ DH Lawrence series
Place made: Studio One, Kingston Art Space, 71 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in blue-black, yellow, red and blue inks, from multiple plates Support: off-white wove Hahnemuhle 735 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
Edition State: working state
Impression: colour proof
Edition: edition of 40; plus 5 artist's proofs, 1 workshop proof, 2 printer's proofs

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Inscribed with printer's notes along left edge, 'Burnish/around/eye.' and 'Polish/scratches/grey on table. [last word underlined]' and 'clean/edges.'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 48.9 h x 60.4 w cm sheet 64.8 h x 78.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.565
Subject: Collection: The Studio One Inc print workshop archive of Australian prints 1986 - 2000, acquired 2004.
Image rights: © Garry Shead
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Studio One Inc print workshop on its closure in 2000, Canberra, 2004.