Jessie TRAILL, Japanese Mount Warning, Tweed River, NSW. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Japanese Mount Warning, Tweed River, NSW. [A Japanese Mount Warning. Mt Warning, N.S.W.] 1921 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone and wiped highlights, from one plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: 1st state edition of 5; 2nd state edition of 5; plus additional proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCA Traill 1921'. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Japanese Mt. Warning Tweed River NSW'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'extra print not numbered to keep / in case of any other being destroyed'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '100'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.7 h x 18.0 w cm sheet 36.0 h x 24.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0072 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.233
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 Wowen Artists, 11 June - 31 July 1977, cat. no., 76..