Robert Emerson CURTIS, Chimneys and watertanks - Chicago rooftops. Enlarge 1 /1

Robert Emerson CURTIS

Croydon, England 1898 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1996

  • Australia 1914-22
  • USA 1922-28
  • Australia from 1928
  • Aotearoa New Zealand, Central America, Europe, Asia 1969-70

Chimneys and watertanks - Chicago rooftops. 1925 Place made: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'R.E. Curtis - Chicago - 1925'. Inscribed verso, black pencil, 'Chimney and Watertanks./ 'Chicago Roof-tops.'/ - 1925'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.0 h x 15.1 w cm sheet 22.8 h x 17.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.775
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, September 1991.