Jessie TRAILL, Voices Enlarge 1 /1

Jessie TRAILL

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

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Voices 1912 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thin smooth cream laid paper; subsequently adhered to thin white tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.C.A. Traill 1912'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Voices 9 [illegible'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'aquatint'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '106'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 14.6 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 17.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.228
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • 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, cat. no., 54.