James CRISP, The teamster. Enlarge 1 /1


Australia 1879 – 1962

The teamster. 1923 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and rocker, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thin dark cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 9/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J A Crisp [Crisp underlined]'. not dated. inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Teamster'. inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, '9/50'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'top & sides 2'/ bottom 3 1/4'. Inscribed lower centre-lower right in black pencil, 'Mount 11 x 15/ only [only underlined]'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '60491'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.8 h x 26.6 w cm sheet 19.0 h x 32.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.722.24
  • 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.