Ethleen PALMER, Kookaburra Enlarge 1 /1

Ethleen PALMER

Johannesburg, South Africa 1906 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1958

  • Australia from 1921

Kookaburra 1936 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: oriental style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ethleen Palmer'. Dated lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1936'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Kookaburra'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '12/50 Linocut'.
Dimensions: printed image 19.3 h x 22.8 w cm sheet 22.4 h x 27.4 w cm backing sheet 23.6 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.65.45
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, 14 December 1976.