Jessie TRAILL, Moonlight at the farm. Enlarge 1 /1

Jessie TRAILL

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

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Moonlight at the farm. [The white sheds.] 1912 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: light brown wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCA Traill'. not dated. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Moonlight at the Farm'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 27.0 h x 34.5 w cm sheet 39.3 h x 44.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.230
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., 53.