Rupert BUNNY, Pastorale [Pastoral]. Enlarge 1 /1

Rupert BUNNY

St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1864 – 1947

  • England and France 1884-1933

Pastorale [Pastoral]. [? Les Figues de Barbarie [The Prickly Pear]] 1920 Title Notes: This monotype is illustrated as 'Pastorale' in 'Drawing & Design' (London), New Series, no.1, August 1921, p.541
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper monotype, printed in colour inks, from one zinc plate Support: thck off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: unique impression; no edition

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso centre left in black pencil, '4'.
Dimensions: printed image 24.2 h x 34.1 w cm plate-mark 24.8 h x 34.6 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 39.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.785
Provenance:
  • Collection of Sir Clive Fitts (1900-1984), acquired from an unknown vendor.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, September 1978;
  • From the exhibition, ''Autumn exhibition 1978: Recent acquisitions', Melbourne: Joseph Brown Gallery, 7-20 April 1978, cat. no.49, as 'Allegorical Scene'. 'Provenance: Sir Clive Fitts'.