Jessie TRAILL, Piazza Barberini, Rome [Barberini Square, Rome] Enlarge 1 /1


Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1881 – Emerald, Victoria, Australia 1967

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Piazza Barberini, Rome [Barberini Square, Rome] 1908 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'AR[CHES]'.
Edition State: 2nd state of 3
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed with impression details lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '2nd state'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '102'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.3 h x 21.9 w cm sheet 27.0 h x 44.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.226
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • With the artist until her death in 1967.
  • Estate of the artist
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from 'Jessie Traill', Melbourne: Important Women Artists, May 1977;
  • From the exhibition, 'Jessie Trail (1881 - 1967), Melbourne: Important Women Artists, 11 June - 31 July 1977, not listed.