Eveline SYME

Australia 1888 – 1961

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

The Yarra at Warrandyte. 1931 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (yellow ochre, cobalt green, viridian, raw umber) Support: buff oriental laid tissue paper. Originally mounted on light brown paper backing
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'E.W. Syme 1931'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Yarra at Warrandyte'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black black pencil, '2/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.9 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 27.2 h x 22.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1931.0007 | impression | National gallery of Australia | 2/25
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.721
  • 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.7.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Important Women Artists [gallery], Melbourne, 1977.