Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1891
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1945
Collection Title: Album of original art works assembled by R H Croll
Page: page 4
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
albums, prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 50
Primary Insc: Inscribed in black pencil, 'for my friend / R.H.C.[Robert Croll] / from Harold Herbert'.
plate-mark 12.5 h x 11.2 w cm
: Gift of Roger Butler 1996 Accession No
: NGA 96.592.6
- The album was assembled by Robert Henderson Croll (1869-1947), writer, biorgrapher, art historian. (see ADB, vol.8, pp154-5).
- The Croll estate was sold by the book dealer Kenneth Hince (Melbourne) and Malvern Fine Art Gallery Melbourne.
- The album was acquired by Roger Butler from Malvern Fine Art Gallery prior to 1981.
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, June 1996.