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Title

Madonna and child

1989


Artist

Joe Furlonger

Australia

1952 -


About

Furlonger studied in Queensland and Sydney between 1973 and 78 and has lived and worked in Qld since then. He was awarded the second Moet & Chandon Fellowship in 1988-89, and has exhibited in Australia and abroad since the mid 1980s. He is best known as an expressive painter and draughtsman. This lithograph relates to a series of paintings and drawings on the theme of mother and child made by the artist in 1988, and was produced in collaboration with master printer Neil Leveon at the VPW (now Australian Print Workshop) in Melbourne, as part of a larger project of working with artists from the Ray Hughes Gallery in Sydney.


Details


Date

1989


Media category

Print


Materials used

lithograph, printed from one stone in black in on cream wove paper


Edition

6/10


Dimensions

49.0 x 35.1 cm image (irreg.); 75.9 x 56.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "JF. '89".


Credit

Gift of Graham Blondel 2011. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.


Location

Not on display


Accession number

289.2011


Artist information

Joe Furlonger

Works in the collection

17