Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1855
Surrey, England 1938
Collection Title: Menpes, Mortimer. 'The grey river'. London: the artist, 1889
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in warm black ink with plate tone, from one plate Support: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark centre, 'PL[in monogram]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/30 [sic]
Edition: edition of 230 sets
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mempes imp'.
titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Barges'.
inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/30 [sic]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 15.3 h x 10.8 w cm sheet 26.0 h x 24.0 w cm
: Purchased 1976 Accession No
: NGA 76.722.27
- 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.