Eveline SYME

Australia 1888 – 1961

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

The bay. 1932 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (yellow ochre, vermillion, cerulean blue, cobalt blue) Support: buff oriental laid tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 9/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'E.W. Syme 1932'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The bay'. Inscribed lower left '9/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 16.3 h x 26.4 w cm sheet 22.5 h x 30.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1932.0009 | impression | Australian National Gallery | 9/25
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.723
  • 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.14.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Important Women Artists [gallery], Melbourne, 1977.