Elaine HAXTON, The flower bridge Kwei-Lin Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The flower bridge Kwei-Lin 1968 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper open biting etching and aquatint, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 2nd state; published state
Impression: 4/12
Edition: edition of 12

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, 'THE FLOWER BRIDGE. KWEI. LIN.' Inscribed with edition information lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4/12 2nd STATE'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso upper left in black pencil 'openbite and aquatint. 8/40'
Dimensions: plate-mark 34.4 h x 43.8 w cm sheet 37.9 h x 49.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.544.15
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Bonython Galleries, Sydney, September 1977.