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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia born 1957

The dog as a philosopher 1987 Place made: Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: Arches Vellum paper
Edition State: Published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 50; plus 2 artist's proofs printed by the artist

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'R McBurnie 1989'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The dog as a philosopher'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'AP'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.0 h x 14.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Fund 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.742
Subject: Animal: Dog
Image rights: © Ron McBurnie
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Brisbane, QLD, May 1989.