Bandicoots

Primary Artist

NARRITJIN Maymuru (1922–1982)

Title

Bandicoots

Date made

1978

Place made

Australia, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra, Canberra School of Art View on map Close map

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Category

Print

Print type

intaglio

Technique

etching (lithographic crayon resist), printed in black ink, from one zinc plate

Matrix size

20.0 x 25.0 cm (plate-mark)

Support

off-white wove paper

Support size

36.0 x 39.6 cm (sheet)

State

published state

Impression

undesignated proof

Edition information

no edition printed, proofs only

Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent

No inscriptions

Collection

National Gallery of Australia

IRN

60167

Accession number

86.2374

Accession method

Gift

Meeting

Meeting 5, 1986/87 (1986-12-09)

Provenance

Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Jörg Schmeisser, who facilitated the work and printed the plate, Canberra, December 1986.

Credit line

Gift of Jorg Schmeisser 1986

Copyright

© Jörg Schmeisser

Country of context

Australia

Creators

SCHMEISSER, Jorg | (1942–2012) Australian | German | Male | printer

MAYMURU, NARRITJIN | (1922–1982) Aboriginal Australian | Male | artist