Victor COBB, A Melbourne coffee stall. Enlarge 1 /1

Victor COBB

Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1876 – 1945

  • South Africa 1901-05

A Melbourne coffee stall. [Old Charlie's coffee stall, Eastern Hill.] c.1914 Title Notes: Alternative title from, 'The etched work of Victor Cobb'
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper mezzotint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: paper
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/12
Edition: edition of 12

Edition Notes: At the 'The Studio Works' of Victor Emanuel Cobb', Melbourne, Blackburn & Lockwood, 13 May 1977, lot 168, the edition is recorded as 12.
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Victor Cobb'. not dated. titled lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A Melbourne Coffee Stall' inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '8.-12.'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 18.2 h x 21.8 w cm sheet 21.2 h x 26.0 w cm backing card 28.0 h x 33.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.309
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Lassetters Gallery, Canberra, August 2000.