Harold HERBERT, The night cometh [decorative backing for calendar]. Enlarge 1 /1

Harold HERBERT

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1891 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1945

  • Europe, Morocco 1919-22

The night cometh [decorative backing for calendar]. c.1917 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper stencil, printed in colour inks, from one paper stencil; watercolour and pencil additions Support: 2 sheets cream wove paper mounted on brown wove paper subsequently mounted on thin cream cardboard

Dimensions: printed image (a) 15.2 h x 9.2 w cm printed image (b) 31.6 h x 15.8 w cm sheet (a) 15.2 h x 9.2 w cm sheet (b) 31.6 h x 15.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.1168
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Calendar
Provenance:
  • Colour prints 1890-1950, Sydney: Josef Lebovic Gallery, 22 July - 11 August, 1990, cat. no. 11.
  • Purchased by the Australian National gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 1992.