Eveline SYME, The factory. Enlarge 1 /1

Eveline SYME

Australia 1888 – 1961

  • France 1922-23
  • England, France 1929-30

The factory. 1933 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks Support: off white oriental laid tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/25
Edition: edition of 25; plus colour proofs with the key block printed in black rather than ochre ink.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'E.W. Syme. 1933'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Factory'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '3/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 18.4 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 22.6 h x 28.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1933.0009 | impression | Australian National Gallery | 3/25
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.902
Provenance:
  • Anne Montgomery, legatee of the artist's estate.
  • The printmakers, mainly of the thirties, Melbourne: Important Women Artists, 11 September - 30 October, 1977, cat., no.5.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Important Women Artists [gallery], Melbourne, 1979.