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 and drypoint, printed in dark brown ink with plate-tone and wiped highlights, from one plate Support: cream laid 'O.W. P. & A.C.L' paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right at base, 'O.W.P.&. A.C.L.'; and upper left edge, 'A.C.L. [partial]'
Edition State: 3rd state of 3; published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. not titled. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '3rd state'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '103'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.4 h x 21.8 w cm sheet 22.9 h x 34.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.227
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.