Mortimer MENPES

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

  • England from 1875

The beggar. [A Breton beggar.] c.1882
Collection Title: Portfolio. London, vol. 14, 1883
Page: facing page 114
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper centre, 'M B M' [inverted].
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.6 h x 13.9 w cm sheet 34.6 h x 24.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.886
Subject: Portrait: male, work
  • Robert Campbell.
  • Purchased by the Australian National gallery, from the Estate of Robert Campbell, Canberra, 1976.