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Title

untitled (Dinghies)

1911


Artist

John Barclay Godson

England, Australia

1882 - 1957


About

John Barclay Godson arrived in Australia in 1914, having studied etching at the Royal College of Art in London under Sir Frank Short. He was a founding member of the Australian Painter-Etchers' Society, exhibiting twelve prints in their inaugural exhibition in 1921 ... Godson continued to exhibit etchings through the 1920s and 30s, mostly of architectural and landscape subjects, including a number of waterside scenes.

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


Details


Date

1911


Media category

Print


Materials used

drypoint, printed in black ink on cream laid paper


Edition

Unknown


Dimensions

7.6 x 10.0 cm platemark; 9.5 x 13.1 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "J.B. Godson". Dated l.l., pencil "1911.".


Credit

Purchased 1915


Location

Not on display


Accession number

5866


Artist information

John Barclay Godson

Works in the collection

6