Henri VAN RAALTE, The creek in flood Enlarge 1 /1


London, England 1881 – Second Valley, South Australia, Australia 1929

  • Australia from 1910

The creek in flood c.1927 Place made: South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/60
Edition: edition of 60

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'H. van Raalte'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Creek in Flood'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/60'.
Secondary Insc: I
Tertiary Insc: nscribed lower left corner in black pencil, 'O/A - 3/3' Inscribed lower left verso in black pencil, 'PV 1976/1'.
Dimensions: printed image 23.2 h x 26.4 w cm plate-mark 25.4 h x 28.2 w cm sheet 35.0 h x 36.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Robert Benedictus van Raalte 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.374
  • Collection of the artist, untill his death in 1929.
  • Collection of Robert Benedictus van Raalte, the artist's son, by descent.
  • Bequest to the National Gallery of Australia, from Robert Benedictus van Raalte, 2004.