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

  • Australia from 1910

Moonlit fields [Moonlight Fields] c.1928 Place made: South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof 3/5
Edition: edition unknown; 5 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'R. van Raalte'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Moonlit Fields'. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Artist's Proof 3/5'.
Dimensions: printed image 22.0 h x 21.8 w cm plate-mark 26.0 h x 24.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Robert Benedictus van Raalte 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.381
  • 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.