Jessie TRAILL, From overseas. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

From overseas. 1913 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in sepia ink, with plate-tone and wiped highlights, from one plate Support: medium weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below image, in black pencil, 'J C A Traill 1913'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'From overseas'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Limit 20 - No 2'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right papers edge in black pencil, '495 X315'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 30.2 h x 48.6 w cm sheet 44.0 h x 56.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.401
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © Jessie Traill. Licensed by Viscopy
  • At auction, 'Australian and International Fine Art', Sydney: Deutscher-Menzies, 6 December 2006, lot 224.
  • 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., 150, (illustrated).