Frank NORTON, Slipway, Cockatoo Island Enlarge 1 /1


Gisborne, New Zealand 1916 – Australia 1983

  • Australia from c. 1917

Slipway, Cockatoo Island 1930s-40s Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: green laid paper

Primary Insc: Titled and signed, lower centre verso, in black pen, 'STUDIO NO. 537 (C). SLIPWAY, COCKATOO ISLAND by FRANK NORTON.' Signed lower right below plate-mark, in black pen, 'FRANK NORTON'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 7.8 h x 11.4 w cm sheet 13.6 h x 20.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.705
Subject: Ship, Shipping
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, August 2009.