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Elizabeth ROONEY

Strathfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1929 – 2016

Philomena asleep 1950 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, etching, printed in black ink with selective plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and dated verso upper right in dark blue ball-point pen, 'Rooney 1950'. titled verso upper centre in dark blue ball-point pen, 'Philomena asleep'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.9 h x 19.5 w cm sheet (irregular) 22.0 h x 24.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Klaus and Julie Friedeberger 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1068
Provenance:
  • Gift to Klaus and Julie Friedeberger from the artist, Sydney NSW.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Klaus and Julie Friedeberger, London, 2015.