Frank WEITZEL, Hotel Cecil. Enlarge 1 /1


Levin, Aotearoa New Zealand 1905 – London, England 1932

  • Australia 1928-29, England from 1929

Hotel Cecil. c.1930 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: signed lower right within image in black pencil, 'F. Weitzel'. Titled lower right below image in black pencil, 'Hotel Cecil'. not dated. inscribed with edition details lower right within image in black pencil, '1/12'. inscribed lower right within image in black pencil, '£1.11.6 / Edition 12.'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 44.0 h x 26.0 w cm sheet 51.8 h x 31.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1930.0009 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.581
  • With Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne.
  • With Ward Gallery, Sydney.
  • Exhibited in, 'Colour linocuts from the Grosvenor School', Sydney: The Ward Gallery, 26 March - 19 April 1980, cat. no., 52.
  • With Niagara Lane Galleries by 1981.
  • Exhibited in, 'Australian relief prints, etchings and lithographs - 1986 to the mid 1950s'. Melbourne: Niagara Galleries, June - Jully 1981, cat. No., 34.
  • Collection of Stephen Scheding, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Stephen Scheding, Sydney, June 1993;
  • Part of a group of seven prints by Weitzel acquired from Scheding..