Australia 1928 – 2006

Christmas card: Darling River, Wilcannia 1978 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching Support: thick wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Pro Hart 78'. Signed reverse inverted lower edge, blue ballpoint pen '... Pro ... Hart.' Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'DARLING RIVER WILCANNIA'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P.'. Inscribed verso lower edge, inverted, blue ballpoint pen 'Wishing you a Merry Xmas/from/... and Raylee ...'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.6 h x 13.1 w cm sheet 24.4 h x 16.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1985.
Accession No: NGA 85.1888
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Broken Hill, New South Wales, 1985.