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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1935

  • England 1957-59
  • Italy, France 1959-60


commenced 1945 /1955 – 1960 /1964

print workshop (organisation)

Reve du soleil [Sun dream]. 1960 Place made: Atelier Patris, Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from three stones Support: thick cream wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left corner, 'BFK'; watermark: lower right corner, 'RIVES'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 30/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: Signed and dated on composition lower centre in black pencil, 'J Dawson. '60'. Inscribed on composition lower left in black pencil, '30/40 Reve du Soleil'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right, inverted, in black pencil, '729'. Sticky Label lower right, inverted, in blue ballpoint pen, 'JD/6'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 50.2 h x 63.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 63.4 h x 91.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1381
Image rights: © Janet Dawson. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Gallery A, Sydney, 1976.