Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1881 – Emerald, Victoria, Australia 1967

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Le portail, St. Maclou [the portal, St. Maclou] 1927 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: medium weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 19/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCA Traill 1927.' titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Le Portail, St. Maclou, Rouen'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '19/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'DR A. DAVIDSON.'
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.4 h x 19.6 w cm sheet 45.8 h x 26.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.402
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © Jessie Traill. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, August 2007;
  • From the catalogue, 'International & Australian works on paper: Collectors list 123', Sydney: Josef Lebovic Gallery, 2007, cat. no., 152, (illustrated).