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Title

The Somme front

1917


Artist

James McBey

Scotland

23 Dec 1883 - 01 Dec 1959


Details


Date

1917


Media category

Print


Materials used

drypoint


Edition

VI


Dimensions

17.0 x 36.7 cm platemark; 22.0 x 42.1 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., [incised plate] "McBey 1917". Signed l.r. sheet, ink "James McBey".


Credit

Purchased 1938


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6754


Artist information

James McBey

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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

Peter Raissis, Whistler to Freud: etchings in Great Britain, Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 62