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Mervyn WALLIS

Australia

  • active by 1930

The apache (1929) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Mervyn E. Wallis'. not dated. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Apache' inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'linocut ... 3/20'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 18.6 h x 14.3 w cm sheet 23.8 h x 16.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.270
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, May 1978;
  • From the exhibition, 'A survey of Australian relief prints 1900/1950', Melbourne: Deutscher Galleries, 13 April - 5 May 1978, cat., no.86, ((illustrated).