Margaret CILENTOATELIER 17, Sound of a shell. Enlarge 1 /1

Margaret CILENTO

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1923 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2006

  • United States of America 1947-49
  • France 1949-50
  • England 1954-65


Paris commenced 1927

print workshop (organisation)

  • New York

Sound of a shell. 1947 Place made: Atelier 17, 41E 8th St, New York, New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and soft-ground etching, printed in black ink, from two plates, Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Margaret Cilento/1947'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sound of a Shell'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Artists / proof'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.0 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 33.4 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.1590
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Adam Galleries, Melbourne, 1993.