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James McBey

(Scotland 23 Dec 1883 – 01 Dec 1959)

Title
Zero. A sixty-five pounder opening fire
Year
1920
Media category
Print
Materials used
drypoint
Edition
XVIII/L
Dimensions

21.0 x 30.4 cm platemark; 27.0 x 39.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., [incised plate] "McBey... 19 September 1918 1920". Signed l.r. sheet, ink "James McBey".
Credit
Purchased 1937
Accession number
6464
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Special exhibition of prints and drawings, Sydney, 1937, 13. cat. no. 42

Peter Raissis, Whistler to Freud: Etchings in Great Britain, Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 63

Exhibition history (3)

Special exhibition of prints and drawings, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Nov 1937–Dec 1937

Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Jul 1994–25 Sep 1994

Whistler to Freud: etching in Great Britain, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 Aug 2001–11 Nov 2001