Elaine HAXTON, The death of minotaur Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1909 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1999

  • England 1932-39
  • USA, England, Europe c.1946-49

The death of minotaur [The death of minataur] 1967 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove T & J H Kent paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right, 'T + JH KENT'.
Edition State: 1st state of 4; published state
Impression: 1/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'ELAINE HAXTON 67'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'THE DEATH OF MINATAUR'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1/6'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: plate-mark 31.9 h x 38.2 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 43.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.544.4.1
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Bonython Galleries, Sydney, September 1977.