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Clive Wallis

(Australia, New Zealand 1909 – 1983)

Title
Meat market
Place of origin
SydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1939
printed 1989
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching, printed in black ink on white laid paper
Edition
Proof (posthumous impression)
Dimensions

18.1 x 21.3 cm platemark; 25.0 x 32.6 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., in plate to print "C.W.39".
Credit
Gift of Josef Lebovic 2012
Accession number
250.2012
Location
Not on display
Further information

Little is known about Clive Wallis – he studied art at the Julian Ashton School between 1925-27, and lived and worked in Sydney until his death in 1983. This etching is from a series published posthumously, from a group of etching plates found in his estate.

Bibliography (1)

Josef Lebovic Gallery (Editor), Australian works on paper, Paddington, Dec 2011, 31 (colour illus.). cat.no. 173

Exhibition history (1)

Australian works on paper, Josef Lebovic Gallery, Kensington, 10 Dec 2011–04 Feb 2012