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Heavy industry : a suite of etchings, 1991 / George Gittoes

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Record title

Heavy industry : a suite of etchings, 1991 / George Gittoes

Call numbers

PX*D 335

Record identifier

YdmdNP49

Heavy industry : a suite of etchings, 1991 / George Gittoes

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Heavy industry : a suite of etchings, 1991 / George Gittoes

Full title

Heavy industry : a suite of etchings, 1991 / George Gittoes

Author / Creator

Date

1991

Call Numbers

PX*D 335

Record Identifier

YdmdNP49

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Physical Description

Contents

1 portfolio (24 prints) - 31.7 x 24.5 cm (image size), on sheet 35.7 x 40 cm - etchings

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Fonds

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Contents list available in the Mitchell Library Reading Room -

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

The collection summarises the artist's work while artist-in-residence, 1988-1990, recording the daily lives of workers at BHP's Whyalla, Port Kembla and Newcastle steelworks, the mines at Broken Hill, and the oil rigs in Bass Strait.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Heavy industry : a suite of etchings, 1991 / George Gittoes

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

The etchings were exhibited in George Gittoes Heavy Industry exhibition, 7 June-21 July 1991, Mitchell Galleries, a catalogue of which is filed at PXn 806.

Originals of six etchings (ff. 18, 22, 8, 3, 13, 4) were received as part of the same accession, now filed at V1B/Newc/6; XV1B/Newc/1; ML 1020, ML 1021; ML 1022; and ML 1024. For details...

Signature / Inscriptions

All are signed in pencil 'George Gittoes' at lower right; printed by Basil Hall, Studio One Printmaking workshop, Canberra. Twenty three are dated in pencil '91' at lower right. All are titled beneath image in pencil; portfolio is stamped with title as above.

Description source

Information transferred from pictures card catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased 1991.
Pic.Acc.7026

Versions

The suite is numbered one of a limited edition of sixty sets; each print is numbered in pencil '1/60' at lower right

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PX*D 335

Record Identifier

YdmdNP49

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Reference code

840368

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