Sybil CRAIG, Season's Greetings.. Enlarge 1 /1

Sybil CRAIG

Enfield, England 1901 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1989

  • Australia from 1902
  • England, France 1922

Season's Greetings.. 1930s
Collection Title: Album of original art works assembled by R H Croll
Page: page 9, topage
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: albums, prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower left below printed image in black watercolour, 'Sybil Craig'.Inscribed within card in pen and blue ink, 'To Mr & Mrs Croll, / with my best wishes, / Sybil Craig'.
Dimensions: printed image 7.7 h x 10.1 w cm sheet 10.0 h x 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Roger Butler 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.592.12
Provenance:
  • 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.