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Title

Lord Howe Island

(1932)


Artist

Sheila Lethbridge McDonald

Australia

1902 - 1971


About

Sheila McDonald studied etching with Sydney Long and was a member of the Australian Painter-Etchers’ society from the late 1920s. The majority of her etchings were landscapes or architectural subjects, with many images of old Sydney buildings.

from Anne Ryan, 'Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection', AGNSW, Sydney 2007


Details


Date

(1932)


Media category

Print


Materials used

aquatint, foul bite, printed in brown/black ink on white laid paper


Edition

3/50


Dimensions

7.6 x 24.9 cm platemark; 22.3 x 31.9 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, pencil "Sheila McDonald." Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Darcy Robinson, the artist's widower 1980


Location

Not on display


Accession number

217.1980


Artist information

Sheila Lethbridge McDonald

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Anne Ryan, Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2007, 46 (colour illus.). cat.no. 63

Anna Waldmann, Project 39 - Women's Imprint, Sydney, 1982. no catalogue numbers; not paginated