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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1922 – 2012

  • Europe, England 1956-58
  • Pacific Islands c.1989
  • Egypt 1995

Mother and child 1974 Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: thin textured cream laid Canson Ingres paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower centre, 'NGRES CANSON - FRANCE - INGRES CANSON'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/9
Edition: edition of 9

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Rigby '74'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, ' 'MOTHER AND CHILD' '. Inscribed with edition details lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '4/9'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 60.9 h x 45.9 w cm sheet 65.0 h x 49.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4638
Subject: Portrait: mother and children
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Mark Rigby, the artist's son, Brisbane, 2013.