Hungary 1925 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2008

  • Australia from 1950

Defeated 1959 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/2
Edition: edition of 2

Primary Insc: Titled lower left below plate-mark in black ink, 'Defeated'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black ink, 'aquatint / 2/2'. Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black ink, 'Thomas de Kessler / 1959'. Signed verso centre right edge in black ink, 'Thomas de Kessler'. Dated verso centre right edge in blue ink, '1959'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.9 h x 15.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 28.1 h x 19.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Diana de Kessler, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.268
Image rights: © Thomas de Kessler
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Estate of Thomas de Kessler, Melbourne, 2009.