Garry Shead (1942–)
"Bundeena" series of five black and white etchings
1991 – 1991-94
etching and aquatint, printed in green and brown inks, from two plates
32.0 x 31.7 cm (plate-mark)
off-white wove Hahnemuhle paper
54.8 x 53.4 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
right to print proof
edition of 50; plus black and white versions; five artist's proofs; one workshop proof; one printer's proof
"Currawong" was printed in several batches: First batch - 16/9/91 -Basil Hall printed an edition of 5; one worshop proof; one printer's proof Second batch - November 1991 - Basil Hall printed an edition of 5 Third batch- April 1992 -Basil Hall printed an edition of 5 Fourth batch- July 1993 -Basil Hall printed an edition of 10 Fifth batch- no date -unknown printer printed an edition of 10; one printer's proof Sixth batch- 26/4/95 -Barb McCouchie printed an edition of 2 Seventh batch - no date -Basil Hall printed one artist's proof (warm black)
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Garry Shead'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'CURRAWONG'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'RTP' and lower centre below title in black pencil, 'Version C'.
Inscriptions or device by others involved in the works production
Inscribed with printer's notes around printed image in black pencil.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 2, 2004/2005 (2004-10-27)
Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Studio One Inc print workshop on its closure in 2000, Canberra, 2004.
Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
© Garry Shead
Collection: The Studio One Inc print workshop archive of Australian prints 1986 - 2000, acquired 2004.
STUDIO ONE INC. | (1985–2000) Australian | Organisation | print workshop
HALL, Basil | (1954–) Australian | Male | printer
Denton, Chris | (1950–) Australian | English | Male | printer
Shead, Garry. | (1942–) Australian | Male | artist
Perrow, Deborah. | (1958–) Australian | Female | printer
McConchie, Barb. | | printer