Eveline SYME

Australia 1888 – 1961

  • France 1922-23
  • England, France 1929-30

San Domenico, Sienna. 1931 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (cobalt green, yellow ochre, vermillion, raw umber) Support: buff oriental laid tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/25
Edition: edition of 25; plus proof impressions of key-block

Primary Insc: Signed and dated right below printed image in black pencil, 'E.W. Syme. 1931'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'San Domenico, Siena'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '12/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.4 h x 13.4 w cm sheet 30.2 h x 18.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1931.0004 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | 12/25
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.720
  • Anne Montgomery, legatee of the artist's estate.
  • The printmakers, mainly of the thirties, Melbourne: Important Women Artists, 11 September - 30 October, 1977, cat., no.28.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Important Women Artists [gallery], Melbourne, 1977.