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Sunbury, Victoria, Australia 1869 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1936

not titled [railway line next to the Yarra River]. 1898 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower centre right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Shirlow' [underlined].
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre right in black pencil, 'V E Cobb'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.0 h x 7.4 w cm sheet 18.0 h x 10.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Roger Butler, 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.196
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Collection of Victor Cobb [inscribed verso].
  • Purchased by Roger Butler, Melbourne, 1977.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Roger Butler, Canberra, 2010.