The Balmain Buoy

Primary Artist

Lloyd Rees (1895–1988)

Title

The Balmain Buoy

Date made

1978

Reference

Kolenberg (1986), 28

Category

Print

Print type

intaglio

Technique

softground etching, printed in blue ink with plate-tone, from one zinc plate

Matrix size

25.0 x 30.4 cm (plate-mark)

Edition information

edition of 90, plus 10 artist's proofs inscribed in pencil, 'AP'.

Subject description

Harbour scene of person fishing from boat moored to buoy, near Balmain, Sydney. Ferry passing behind.

Country of context

Australia

Legacy id

33340

Creators

PORT JACKSON PRESS | (1975–) Australian | Organisation | publisher

Rees, Lloyd. | (1895–1988) Australian | Male | artist

MILLER, Max | (1940–) Australian | Male | printer

Impressions

Collection

National Gallery of Australia | 82.171.6

State

Only state; Published state

Impression

68/90

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Collection

Newcastle Region Art Gallery | 1981.93

State

published state

Impression

84/90

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