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Anthony MANNIX

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1953

Erotomania. 1989-93 Description: A book hand-sewn with card covers, containing 16 pages, including 8 etchings and 8 watercolours

Collection Title: Mannix, Anthony. 'Erotomania'. Canberra: the artist c.1990
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper etching; watercolour, pen and ink, oil paint, gouache Support: thick cream wove paper

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated upper left corner page 2, brush and ink '23.11.89/ SYD.'. Dated verso back cover lower left in pen and blue ink, '8.9.93/ SYDNEY'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 34.6 h x 37.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.853.3
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Sydney Opera House, Exhibition Hall, Sydney, 1995.