Rupert BUNNY

St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1864 – 1947

  • England and France 1884-1933

Le Nid [The nest]. 1920 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper monotype, printed in colour inks, from one zinc plate Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unique impression; no edition

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Contemporanious inscription verso lower centre in black pencil, '49 Le Nid'. [Catalogue number and title]. Original backing board confirms Exhibition, gallery catalogue number and title. Also attached is the framers printed label, DORURE - ENCADREMENT / [line] / Havard Freres / 123, Boulevard Montparnasse / TEL. FLEURUS 10-89 PARIS'.
Dimensions: printed image 24.4 h x 24.6 w cm plate-mark 24.8 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 28.9 h x 28.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.397
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, July 1976:
  • From the exhibition, 'Nude aspects'. Melbourne: Deutsher Galleries, 26 March - 11 April 1976, cat. no., 7.