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Australia 1908 – 1957

View from flat 2 1951 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin smooth brown laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right of open sheet, 'NTGOLFIER FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left within plate-mark in black pen and ink, 'Doutney '51'. Titled lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'View from Flat 2'. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Ea=20'. Inscribed upper right to lower right open sheet in blue pen and ink, 'To dear Eileen [McGrath] & Joe/ & family / with love and best wishes / from Yvonne & Charles [Doutney], / Xmas, 1951 / Happy Birthday on the 10th. I hope / you are all keeping well / also XXXX for Kit'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.4 h x 13.3 w cm sheet (folded in half) sheet (open)
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4118
  • Gift to Eileen McGrath (nee Madden), from the artist, Christmas 1951.
  • Collection of Eileen McGrath. Oriental Hotel, Springwood, New South Wales.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Scheding Berry Fine Art, Sydney, 2013