Henry RAYNER, The sensitive plant Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England from 1924

The sensitive plant 1938
Collection Title: Series surreal
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 image in brown ink, 'The Sensitive Plant'. Inscribed lower left corner in brown ink, 'Series Surreal'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 7.8 h x 9.2 w cm sheet 19.0 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.917
  • 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