Henri VAN RAALTE, The street musicians. Enlarge 1 /1


London, England 1881 – Second Valley, South Australia, Australia 1929

  • Australia from 1910

The street musicians. [The street minstrels; Musicians] 1920 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 20/35
Edition: edition of 35

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'H. van Raalte'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Street Minstrels'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 20 of 35'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 28.3 h x 32.3 w cm sheet 44.5 h x 49.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 80.3799
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, 1980, as one of a group of five Australian prints by various artists..