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Aberdeen, Scotland 1887 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1970

  • Australia from 1892

not titled [land army] 1940's Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight textured off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark on verso right edge '[WHAT]MAN 1899'.

Edition Notes: Print made while Colville was attending the NGV Art School
Primary Insc: Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'TO 'JAASUND' from Geo [underlined] Colville'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'George Colville'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.8 h x 14.4 w cm sheet 13.0 h x 16.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Roger Butler, 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.214
  • Collection C. Jaasund, gift of the artist, Melbourne, c.1944.
  • Purchased by Roger Butler from the widow of C. Jaasund, Melbourne, 1978.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia from Roger Butler, Canberra, 2010.