Elaine HAXTON, The Great Wall of China Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The Great Wall of China 1968 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in blue-green ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'ELAINE. HAXTON. 1968' Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA' Inscribed with edition information lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/12'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 27.8 h x 34.8 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 45.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.544.13
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Bonython Galleries, Sydney, September 1977.