An image of Ourimbah studio

David Rose

(Australia 09 Nov 1936 – 10 Dec 2006)

Ourimbah studio

Location
Not on display
Further information

Rose was born in Melbourne and began painting and printmaking in 1960, first making the screenprints for which he is best known, in 1961. In 1964-65 he travelled in Europe and studied etching at Escuela Lonja in Barcelona; he also produced a series of lithographs at a local commercial lithographers workshop. From 1967-76 he taught printmaking at East Sydney Technical College, leaving to pursue his own work full-time from 1977-86. Rose taught at the City Art Institute, Sydney from 1986-90. From 1976-2006 he lived and worked in Ourimbah NSW, the subject of this etching.

Year
1978
Media
Print
Medium
aquatint, printed in black ink on white wove paper
Dimensions
45.3 cm diam., platemark; 79.7 x 58.2 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "david rose 1978".

Credit
Gift of Graham Blondel 2011. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession number
294.2011