Henry RAYNER, The man with the ass's head Enlarge 1 /1


Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1902 – Ramsgate, England 1957

  • England from 1924

The man with the ass's head 1938 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Henry Rayner'. Signed lower left in image in black ink, 'H. RAYNER'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Man with the Ass's Head.' Inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, 'copyright etching'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso, 'Leeds Gallery'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.4 h x 9.0 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 19.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.916
  • Purchased from England & Co., London
  • Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, 2007