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Elizabeth ROONEY

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

Greetings from sun gas corner 1978 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, etching and aquatint, printed in green ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 1st state; published state
Impression: working proof
Edition: edition of 2

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below image in black pencil, 'ER 1978'. titled lower left below image in black pencil, 'Greetings from Sun Gas Corner'. inscribed lower centre below image in black pencil, '1st state Working Proof 1/2'. inscribed lower left to lower right edge in black pencil, '[correspondence from Elizabeth Rooney to Klaus and Julie Friedeberger]'. inscribed upper left to upper right above image in black pencil, ''[correspondence from Elizabeth Rooney to Klaus and Julie Friedeberger and explanation of the story behind the image]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.3 h x 39.5 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Klaus and Julie Friedeberger 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1035
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.