John Olsen (1928–)
Earth Hold, Sydney: Port Jackson Press, 1978
Page or Plate number
Olsen (1980), 81
etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate
38.0 x 30.4 cm (plate-mark)
75.0 x 53.0 cm (sheet)
watermark: 'ARCHES FRANCE'
edition of 60
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black black pencil, 'John Olsen 1978'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black black pencil, 'Black Cockatoo' Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black black pencil, '2/60',
Native Australian fauna: black cockatoo dangling from branch.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 10, 1981/82 (1982-06-15)
Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Port Jackson Press, Sydney, June 1982.
© John Olsen. Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
Country of context
MILLER, Max | (1940–) Australian | Male | printer
OLSEN, John | (1928–) Australian | Male | artist