Ethel SPOWERS, Special edition. Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1890 – 1947

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

Special edition. 1936 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (mauve, viridian, yellow ochre, dark blue) Support: buff oriental laid tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left on image in black pencil, '1936 / E.L. Spowers'. Titled lower lower right on image in black pencil, 'Special Edition'. Inscribed lower right on image in black pencil, '3/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 28.2 h x 22.6 w cm sheet 35.3 h x 27.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1936.0005 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | 3/50
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.141
Subject: Australia, Art style: Grosvenor school linocuts
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1976.