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Guenter STEIN

Germany born 1928

  • Australia from early 1950s

Blue city 1955 Place made: RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from two blocks Support: thin cream wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Guenter Stein 55'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Blue City'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '7/15'.
Dimensions: printed image 54.6 h x 37.8 w cm sheet 76.2 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Roger Butler 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.437
Subject: Australia, Art style: Cold War 1947–1991
Image rights: © Bill Stevens (name changed by deed poll in 1958)
  • Acquired by Roger Butler, from Langsam Galleries, Melbourne, 1970s.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, June 1995.