Henri VAN RAALTE, Summer light on the hills Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1910

Summer light on the hills c.1927 Place made: Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 11/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'H. van Raalte' [crossed out]. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Summer Light on the Hills'. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '[illeg]/50', inscribed over impression details in black pencil, '11'.
Dimensions: printed image 22.8 h x 15.2 w cm plate-mark 25.2 h x 16.6 w cm sheet 35.8 h x 26.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Robert Benedictus van Raalte 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.380
  • 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.