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An image of Winter forest by Ruth Burgess

Ruth Burgess

(Australia 1932 – )

Title
Winter forest
Year
2006
Media category
Print
Materials used
wood engraving, printed in black ink on white wove paper
Edition
1/20
Dimensions

12.6 x 10.0 cm blockmark

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Ruth Burgess '06".
Credit
Arthur Boyd Acquisition Fund 2006
Accession number
309.2006
Copyright
© Ruth Burgess
Location
Not on display
Further information

Ruth Burgess is an established Sydney painter and printmaker. She studied with Desiderius Orban in the 1950s, and has been making prints, especially woodcuts, since 1976 when she studied at the Workshop Arts Centre with Sue Buckley. Burgess became a teacher at the centre from 1984-93 and has been a prominent member of the Sydney Printmakers since the 1980s.

Exhibition history (2)

Sydney printmakers (2006), Taylor Galleries, Summer Hill, 17 Aug 2006–03 Sep 2006

Ruth Burgess: From the Forest (working title), Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, 16 Mar 2013–19 May 2013