Will DYSON, Mr Noel Coward: Of course Mr Epstein I speak as a layman, for the moment I have done no sculpture!. Enlarge 1 /1

Will DYSON

Alfredton, Victoria, Australia 1880 – London, England 1938

  • England1909-25
  • Australia 1925-30
  • England from 1930

Mr Noel Coward: Of course Mr Epstein I speak as a layman, for the moment I have done no sculpture!. c.1929 Place made: New York, New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Will Dyson'. not dated. inscribed lower left to right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mr Noel Coward / "Of course Mr Epstein I speak as a layman, for the moment I have done no sculpture!" '.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, '27'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.8 h x 25.3 w cm sheet 29.9 h x 32.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.416
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Artarmon Galleries, Sydney, 1977.