Jessie TRAILL, Mirage Enlarge 1 /1


Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1881 – Emerald, Victoria, Australia 1967

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Mirage 1928 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and etching, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 10/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed and inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'To Miss Hiscock from J.C.A. Traill 1928'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mirage 10/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '10/20'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.0 h x 29.0 w cm sheet 16.8 h x 32.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.52
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Miss Hiscock, gift of the artist 1928 (see inscription)
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, February 1984.