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Title

Soldier ants


Artist

Sue Buckley

Australia

1911 - 22 Mar 1986


About

Sue Buckley was born in Perth and died in Sydney in 1986. She studied in Sydney with Desiderius Orban and exhibited her work from the 1940s. In 1956 she produced her first woodcuts and linocuts. She was also one of the earliest teachers of lithography in Sydney. She had a central role in establishing the Workshop Arts Centre, Willoughby, the foremost centre for printmaking in Sydney in the 1950s and 60s where she also taught, and was a founding member of the Sydney Printmakers group.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2003


Details


Date

1961


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut, printed in black ink on white laid rice paper


Edition

A/P V


Dimensions

48.6 x 33.5 cm blockmark; 56.8 x 44.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Sue Buckley - 61".


Credit

Gift of Jean Hanrahan, the artist's sister 2003


Location

Not on display


Accession number

25.2003


Artist information

Sue Buckley

Works in the collection

5


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Anne Ryan (Curator), Sydney prints: 45 years of the Sydney Printmakers, Sydney, 2006. List of works.