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An image of Laughing frog by John Olsen

John Olsen

(Australia, England, Spain, Portugal 21 Jan 1928 – )

Title
Laughing frog
Year
1977
Media category
Print
Materials used
sugarlift aquatint, printed in dark brown ink on cream Velin Arches paper
Edition
13/90
Dimensions

63.8 x 50.4 cm platemark; 89.4 x 75.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pencil "John Olsen/77.".
Credit
Gift of the artist 1978
Accession number
378.2005
Copyright
© John Olsen. Licensed by Viscopy,Australia
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Robert Henderson Grieve, Australian etching 1978, Melbourne, 1978, (illus.). cat.no. 47; titled 'Laughing frog', dated 1977, ed. 90

Hendrik Kolenberg, Animals on paper - from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours, Sydney, 1992. cat.no. 58

Stuart Purves and John Olsen (Compilators), My complete graphics: John Olsen 1957-1979, South Melbourne, 1980, 83 (illus.), 243 (illus.). cat.no. 31

Exhibition history (1)

Animals on paper: from the Australian collection of prints, drawings and watercolours: