John Olsen 'Emus by the Lake' etching (artist's proof)
John Olsen 1928-
Exquisite large artist's proof etching under glass in a timber frame.
Signed, titled, dated & editioned "John Olsen, Emus by the Lake, 1975, A/P" in the margin below the image.
Image 50 x 33 cm / frame 92 x 77 cm.
The etching is in excellent condition. The frame shows signs of wear.
Literature: Ken MacGregor, 2005, Teeming with Life - John Olsen: His Complete Graphics - 1957-2005 page 43. Macmillan Art Publishing.
Note: Examples of this etching are housed in the collections of the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra and the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (edition numbers 27/50 and 8/50?)
John Olsen is represented in the collections of all major Australian public galleries including the National Gallery of Victoria, the National Gallery of Australia, the Art Gallery of New South Wales, the Art Gallery of Queensland, the Art Gallery of South Australia and the Art Gallery of Western Australia.