Margaret CILENTO

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

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

Portrait of Elizabeth Cummings. 1953 Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: white 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 / 1953'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Portrait of / Elizabeth Cummings'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Artists / proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, '38 [within circle]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.3 h x 9.2 w cm sheet (folded) 19.0 h x 14.0 w cm sheet 19.0 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.272
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Adam Galleries, Melbourne, 1995.