Alfred COFFEY, Bottle and Glass Rocks, Sydney Harbour. Enlarge 1 /1

Alfred COFFEY

Limerick, Ireland 1869 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1950

  • Australia from 1879

Bottle and Glass Rocks, Sydney Harbour. 1908 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: white paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Alfred Coffey'. not dated. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Bottle and Glass Rocks, / Sydney Harbour'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '7/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.5 h x 19.8 w cm sheet 14.9 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.722.8
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, 12 October 1976, part of a group of 65 prints by various artists.