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 1968 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper open biting etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate; sprinkled with gold dust Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'ELAINE HAXTON 68' Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'COMMEDIA DEL ARTE' Inscribed with edition information lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4/6'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '50 / unframed / $65 / framed'
Dimensions: plate-mark 35.4 h x 44.5 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 50.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.544.8.4
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Bonython Galleries, Sydney, September 1977.