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An image of Melbourne from Richmond paddock by Jessie Traill

Jessie Traill

(Australia 29 Jul 1881 – 15 May 1967)

Title
Melbourne from Richmond paddock
Other titles:
Melbourne from Richmond paddocks
Place of origin
MelbourneVictoriaAustralia
Year
(1911)
printed 1912
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching, aquatint, dark brown ink on cream wove paper
Edition
15/25
Dimensions

20.0 x 32.9 cm platemark; 29.2 x 42.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "J.C.A Traill 1912".
Credit
Purchased 1977
Accession number
334.1977
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission
Location
Not on display
Further information

This etching was first exhibited at the artist's studio, Temple Court, in 1911. Some impressions have been dated 1912 and at least one other 1914. These refer to the date of printing rather than when the plate was etched.

© Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, 'Australian prints from the Gallery's collection', AGNSW, 1998

Bibliography (1)

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, Australian prints from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1998, 43 (colour illus.). cat.no. 29