Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1855
Surrey, England 1938
[Portrait of Whistler | The great man ... monocole left eye] 1912-1913
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin cream laid F.J. Head paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, 'F.J.H.' and 'MEN[PES]'
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: edition of 144? [50?]
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, '242'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 16.7 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 22.4 w cm
: Purchased 1976 Accession No
: NGA 76.722.26 Subject
: Portrait: male, artist
- 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.