An image of Madonna and child

Joe Furlonger

(Australia 1952 – )

Madonna and child

Location
Not on display
Further information

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.

Year
1989
Media
Print
Medium
lithograph, printed from one stone in black in on cream wove paper
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.
Accession number
289.2011
Copyright
© Joe Furlonger