Margaret CILENTO

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1923 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2006

  • United States of America 1947-49
  • France 1949-50
  • England 1954-65

Kangaroo. 1953 Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 21/100
Edition: edition of 100, 8 only printed

Edition Notes: Although the edition is meant to have been 100, Margaret only printed and edition of 8. [Jude Savage to NGA]
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right 'Margaret Cilento '53'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '21/100'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 5.8 h x 7.8 w cm sheet 15.9 h x 23.1 w cm sheet (folded in half) 15.9 h x 111.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.1018
Subject: Australia, Animal: Kangaroo
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Adam Galleries, Melbourne, 1997.