Henri VAN RAALTE, The wind blown valley Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Australia from 1910

The wind blown valley c.1926 Place made: Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'H. van Raalte'. signed lower left in plate, 'HVR' [within circle]. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Wind Blown Valley'. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4/30'.
Dimensions: printed image 12.0 h x 15.5 w cm plate-mark 13.0 h x 16.6 w cm sheet 21.0 h x 24.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Robert Benedictus van Raalte 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.378
  • 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, 1994.