Penleigh BOYD

Wiltshire, England 1890 – Warragal, Victoria, Australia 1923

  • Australia from 1894
  • England 1911-13

Raymond WALLIS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1900 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1983

printer, intaglio

Evening. c.1921 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated printer's proof of posthumous edition
Edition: posthumous edition of 20

Primary Insc: inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Penleigh Boyd'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: signed by the printer lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'RW' [Rarmond Wallis].
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.6 h x 24.8 w cm sheet 29.4 h x 32.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0002 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.1028
  • Cyril Dillon, gift of Raymond Wallis.
  • Peter Dillon (son of Cyril Dillon), by descent.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Dillon, 1991.