A. B. WEBB, The haunt of the heron. Enlarge 1 /1

A. B. WEBB

Ashford, England 1887 – Perth, Western Australia, Australia 1944

  • Australia from 1915

The haunt of the heron. c.1920 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks in the Japanese manner, from five blocks Support: thin cream paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'A B Webb'. not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Haunt of the Heron. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '13/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 18.4 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 19.6 h x 22.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.308
Subject: Australia, Art style: Japanese influence 1890s-1950s
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Bridget McDonnell Gallery, Melbourne, August 2000.