Victor COBB, A Melbourne coffee stall. Enlarge 1 /1

Victor COBB

Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1876 – 1945

  • South Africa 1901-05

A Melbourne coffee stall. [Old Charlie's coffee stall, Eastern Hill.] 1912 Title Notes: Alternative title from, 'The etched work of Victor Cobb'
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper mezzotint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper centre, partial image of foot on globe.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Victor Cobb 1912'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '(mezzotint)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 18.2 h x 21.8 w cm sheet (sight) 19.6 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.805
Provenance:
  • Collection of Mr Ron Nott, Melbourne.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Fine Australian Prints, Melbourne: Bridget McDonnel Gallery, 8-24th March, 2006, cat., no. 8.