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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia born 1928

  • Europe 1956-60
  • Spain, Portugal 1965-67


Wellington, New South Wales, Australia born 1940

printer, intaglio

  • Italy, England 1968-72
  • Europe, Japan 1978-79

Cranes 1978 Place made: Max Miller Workshop, East Kangaloon, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: dark cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner, 'ARCHES/ FRANCE'

Primary Insc: Signed and dated centre right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Olsen / 78'. Titled centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Cranes'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (oval) 15.4 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 75.3 h x 52.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.374
Image rights: © John Olsen. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Given by the artist to the NGA, June 1994.