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Harry ROSENGRAVE

Locksley, Victoria, Australia 1899 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1986

Y'kiddin- huh. December 1967 Description: Christmas greeting card containing linocut by Harry Rosengrave
Place made: RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from five blocks Support: medium-weight off-white wove paper on thin cream cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in blue pen, 'HR 12/67'. Titled lower left below printed image in blue pen, 'Y.'Kiddin-huh'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed page opposite image in blue pen, 'To Lyn, Fred, Isobel, Louise + baby/From Moona, Michael + Harry/1967'. Letterpress centre of page opposite image in black ink, 'MAY THE SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS BE WITH YOU,/AND IN THE NEW YEAR, MUCH JOY & HAPPINESS.'.
Dimensions: printed image 13.0 h x 17.0 w cm sheet 15.0 h x 19.4 w cm card (opened) 15.0 h x 41.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lyn and Fred Williams, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia's 25th Anniversary, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.833
Provenance:
  • From the Fred and Lyn Williams Collection.