Frank NORTON, Dockyard Enlarge 1 /1


Gisborne, New Zealand 1916 – Australia 1983

  • Australia from c. 1917

Dockyard 1949 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream laid Kent paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark right edge, 'KENT'.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Frank Norton 1949'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Dockyard'. inscribed lower centre verso in black pen, 'STUDIO NO. 536E'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.9 h x 17.0 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 34.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.698
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, August 2009.