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

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Floodlit [Edinburgh Castle] [Floodlit] 1938 Place made: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 3rd state of 3?
Impression: 12/?
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCA Traill 1938'. ttled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Flood lit 12 (third state)'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '12 (third state)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '090'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.6 h x 19.9 w cm sheet 21.1 h x 29.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.236
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, not listed.