Frank NORTON, HMAS Yarra ready for launching Enlarge 1 /1


Gisborne, New Zealand 1916 – Australia 1983

  • Australia from c. 1917

HMAS Yarra ready for launching 1935 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Inscribed lower centre verso, in blue pen, 'Naval No. 60/ HMAS 'Yarra' ready for launching/ 28/3/35 by frank Norton'. Signed lower right below plate-mark, in black pen, 'Frank Norton'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.4 h x 7.6 w cm sheet 32.2 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.700
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, August 2009.