Margaret CILENTOATELIER 17, Head of baboon. 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

Head of baboon. 1951 Place made: Atelier 17, Rue de Vaigiraid, Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate 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/ 1951'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Head of Baboon'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Artists proof'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso in black pencil, 'Made in Paris/ 'Atelier 17' at Hayter Studio/ Rue de Vaigiraid'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 6.6 h x 13.8 w cm sheet 12.8 h x 16.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.284
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Adam Galleries, Melbourne, 1995.