Elaine HAXTON, Commedia del arte Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

Commedia del arte 1967 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper open biting etching and aquatint, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: Published state
Impression: 11/12
Edition: edition of 12

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, 'COMMEDIA. DEL. ARTE.' Inscribed with edition information lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '11/12' Embossed upper left above plate-mark with artist's blind stamp, 'E / H'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil '13'
Dimensions: plate-mark 34.9 h x 44.9 w cm sheet 46.0 h x 56.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.544.8.2
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Bonython Galleries, Sydney, September 1977.