Mortimer MENPES, Whistler in white ducks. Enlarge 1 /1

Mortimer MENPES

Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1855 – Surrey, England 1938

  • England from 1875

Whistler in white ducks. [Five faces of Whistler.] 1907-1908 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: white chine-colle on thick cream paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/2
Edition: edition of 2

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mortimer Menpes imp'. inscribed lower left corner of sheet with Menpe's inventory number in black pencil, '112'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.3 h x 15.0 w cm sheet 26.2 h x 23.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.722.25
Subject: Portrait: male, artist
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.