Barbara BRASH

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1925 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1998

Head of a girl. [Head of girl.] 1956 Place made: RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and soft-ground etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/8
Edition: edition of 8

Edition Notes: An impression of this work signed and dated, 'Barbara Brash '56'. was offered at Leonard Joel, Specalist print & photography, 27 August 2015, lot.3148
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Barbara Brash'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Head of a Girl' '. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/8'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right on sheet in black pencil, 'circa 53' [later inscription].
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.4 h x 10.4 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 17.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1466
Image rights: © the Brash family
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Eastgate Gallery, Melbourne, 1990.