Frank NORTON, Coal and commerce Enlarge 1 /1


Gisborne, New Zealand 1916 – Australia 1983

  • Australia from c. 1917

Coal and commerce 1950 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state

Primary Insc: Titled dated and signed, lower centre verso, in blue pen, 'Studio No.535 (A) 'Coal + Commerce II 1950'.' Titled upper left verso, in black pencil, 'Coal + Commerce II/ 1950'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.8 h x 19.0 w cm sheet 24.6 h x 30.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.696
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, August 2009.