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Title

Geisha girls

1900


Artist

Mortimer L Menpes

Australia, England

22 Feb 1855 - 01 Apr 1938


Details


Other Title

Three Fair ladies


Date

1900


Media category

Print


Materials used

drypoint


Dimensions

22.6 x 17.0 cm platemark; 23.3 x 17.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., [incised plate] "Mortimer Menpes". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1979


Location

Not on display


Accession number

195.1979


Artist information

Mortimer L Menpes

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Fin de Siècle, Sydney, Jan 1994.

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 1, 10.

Julie Robinson, The world of Mortimer Menpes: painter, etcher, raconteur, 'Catalogue of works', pg. 193-221, Adelaide, 2014, 208 (colour illus.).