Jessie TRAILL, Ploughing the hill, Berwick. Enlarge 1 /1


Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1881 – Emerald, Victoria, Australia 1967

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Ploughing the hill, Berwick. 1921 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 22/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCA Traill 1921'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ploughing the Hill, Berwick'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '22/30'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.1 h x 36.4 w cm sheet 15.0 h x 39.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0071 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1074
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Leonard Joel Pty Ltd, Melbourne, December 2005;
  • from the auction, 'Spring Auction of Australian & International Paintings', Melbourne: Leonard Joel, 10 October 2005, lot 213.