Thea PROCTOR, The shell. Enlarge 1 /1


Armidale, New South Wales, Australia 1879 – Potts Point, New South Wales, Australia 1966

  • England 1903-12, 1914-21

The shell. c.1917 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: There is a watercolour of same subject illustrated in, 'Art in Australia', 3:43, April 1932, pl.6, possession of E.G. Waterhouse.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: dealers label verso of original backing board, 'Thrty Victoria Street [gallery]' with note 'only known example'.
Dimensions: printed image 31.8 h x 29.6 w cm sheet 37.1 h x 31.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.159
Image rights: © Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, 1981.