An image of Soldier ants

Sue Buckley

(Australia 1911 – 22 Mar 1986)

Soldier ants

Location
Not on display
Further information

Sue Buckley was born in Perth and died in Sydney in 1986. She studied in Sydney with Desiderius Orban and exhibited her work from the 1940s. In 1956 she produced her first woodcuts and linocuts. She was also one of the earliest teachers of lithography in Sydney. She had a central role in establishing the Workshop Arts Centre, Willoughby, the foremost centre for printmaking in Sydney in the 1950s and 60s where she also taught, and was a founding member of the Sydney Printmakers group.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2003

Year
1961
Media
Print
Medium
woodcut, printed in black ink on white laid rice paper
Dimensions
48.6 x 33.5 cm blockmark; 56.8 x 44.2 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Sue Buckley - 61".

Credit
Gift of Jean Hanrahan, the artist's sister 2003
Accession number
25.2003
Copyright
© The family of the late Sue Buckley