William J. DAVEY, The sundowner Enlarge 1 /1

William DAVEY

  • active Australia 1930s

The sundowner [While the billy boils] 1930's Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in brown and yellow inks, from two blocks Support: medium-weight off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression of 25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'William Davey' [underlined]. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, ''THE SUNDOWNER.''. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 25.4 h x 18.4 w cm sheet 32.4 h x 23.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.1029
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2009.