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Title

The set up

circa 2006


Artist

Pam Hallandal

Australia

16 Jan 1929 - 26 Sep 2018


About

Pam Hallandal studied sculpture in Melbourne and London in the 1950s and was to become an influential teacher and respected draughtswoman for more than fifty years.

Since the 1950s, Hallandal has used printmaking as a part of her process in resolving a body of work. She taught herself printmaking from books and looking at prints by other artists, transferring her skills at carving sculpture into making relief prints. Her subjects reflect her broader interest in the human figure, using it as a vehicle for imaginative, and empathetic, experience.


Details


Date

circa 2006


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut on thin pale grey laid paper


Edition

1/8


Dimensions

78.2 x 60.8 cm image; 84.2 x 65.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, pencil "HALLANDAL". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the artist 2017. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program


Location

Not on display


Accession number

272.2017


Artist information

Pam Hallandal

Artist profile

Works in the collection

22


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Elizabeth Cross, Pam Hallandal: watching, "The making of a draughtswoman and teacher", pg. 18-28, Ballarat, 2016, 39 (col. illus.).