Jessie TRAILL, The great arch. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

The great arch. 1932 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in sepia ink, from one plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCATraill 1932'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Great Arch 1920. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '19/30'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower right at base, 'Mrs Weatherly to be f-'. inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '39 [within circle]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 27.8 h x 25.1 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 33.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.414
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © Jessie Traill. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, August 2007.