Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1874 – Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1961

  • Europe 1902-03
  • Europe 1910
  • England, Europe 1925-27
  • North Africa, India, Europe 1928-30
  • Europe 1933-34

In the Tavern. [Himself; In the tavern; The highway man] 1898
Collection Title: A ballad of buccaneering
Page: no.5.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer’s mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated proof
Edition: no edition. proofs only; second printing, proofs by Victor Cobb

Primary Insc: Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Himself'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fourth'. Inscribed lower right corner of sheet, '4'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, 'Pirate Captain'.
Dimensions: image 12.1 h x 8.4 w cm plate-mark 12.4 h x 8.8 w cm sheet 19.6 h x 13.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.30.4
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, February 1984.