Elaine HAXTON, Medusae Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1909 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1999

  • England 1932-39
  • USA, England, Europe c.1946-49

Medusae 1972 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper collograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'ELAINE HAXTON 72'. Titled lower center below printed image in black pencil, ''MEDUSAE''. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '3/12'. Artist's blindstamps lower centre right, 'EH [in monogram] [image of cross within circle within square]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '223'.
Dimensions: printed image 65.6 h x 63.0 w cm sheet (folded) 74.0 h x 69.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.661
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Ken Laughlin, Canberra, 2009