William HUNTER, The river Enlarge 1 /1

William HUNTER

Douglas, Isle of Man 1899 – Euroa, Victoria, Australia 1963

artist

  • Australia by 1910

The river 1940-50s Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'WHunter'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The River'. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1st State'.
Secondary Insc: I
Tertiary Insc: nscribed with edition details lower left below image on frame in blue ink, '1st state'. Inscribed with framing instructions lower left edge below plate-mark in black pencil, 'This side' and lower right edge 'Fit into frame WHunter / Coll.'.
Dimensions: plate mark 13.0 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 25.0 h x 18.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.413.1
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2007.