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Title

L'homme qui boit (the drinking man)

1908
printed 1914


Artist

Jessie Traill

Australia

29 Jul 1881 - 15 May 1967


Details


Dates

1908
printed 1914


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching with heavy plate tone, printed in brown/black ink on ivory wove paper, laid on paperboard


Edition

16/20


Dimensions

23.7 x 19.6 cm platemark; 35.5 x 27.5 cm sheet/board


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. beneath platemark, pencil "JCA Traill. 1914".


Credit

Purchased 1980


Location

Not on display


Accession number

200.1980


Artist information

Jessie Traill

Artist profile

Works in the collection

22


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Roger Arthur Butler (Editor), Stars in the river: the prints of Jessie Traill, Canberra, 2013, 69 (colour illus.), 160 (colour illus.). Another impression (NGA).

Josef Lebovic, Australian women printmakers, 'Foreword', pg. 2, Sydney, 1988, 14. cat.no. 111; dated 1904; NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.