Henry RAYNER, My path is a rose, even as this plain Enlarge 1 /1

Henry RAYNER

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

  • England from 1924

My path is a rose, even as this plain 1938 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Henry Rayner'. Signed lower left in image in black ink, 'H. RAYNER'. Dated lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1938'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'My Path is a Rose, even as this Plain'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso, 'No.1/ Limited to 10 pulls/ Dry Point/ 5 guineas'
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.2 h x 21.7 w cm sheet 28.6 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.914
Provenance:
  • 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