Ethel SPOWERS, Swings. Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1890 – 1947

  • England, Europe 1921-23, 1928-29, 1931

Swings. 1932 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (yellow ochre, cobalt blue, light green, reddish brown) Support: buff oriental laid tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 46/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'E.L. Spowers - 1932'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Swings' Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '46/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 24.0 h x 26.6 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 35.5 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1932.0006 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | 46/50
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.135
Subject: Australia, Art style: Grosvenor school linocuts
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1976.