Christian WALLER, Morgan Le Fay. Enlarge 1 /1

Christian WALLER

Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia 1894 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1954

  • England and Europe 1929-30
  • United States of America 1939-40

Morgan Le Fay. c.1927 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks; hand-coloured with gold paint Support: thick brown wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: edition of 25; plus some proofs with additional gold paint

Edition Notes: An earlier watercolour with a similar composition, 'Morgan le Fay and King Uriens' (1921) is in the collection of the Ballarat Art Gallery.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 26.9 h x 18.3 w cm sheet 38.8 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.2879
Provenance:
  • With the artist at her death in 1954.
  • Collection of Klytie Pate, niece of the artist.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, November 1981.