Jessie TRAILL, Down under, Newcastle upon Tyne. Enlarge 1 /1


Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1881 – Emerald, Victoria, Australia 1967

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Down under, Newcastle upon Tyne. [Down under, Newcastle.] 1938 Place made: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 11/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.C.A. Traill 1938'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Down under, Newcastle' inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '11/25-'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left at base of paper in black pencil, '14 x 9'. inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '£2.2.0'. inscribed with mount measurements verso lower centre in black pencil, '2 all mid [illegible] 2 1/2 bottom'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.0 h x 11.2 w cm sheet 29.8 h x 20.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.593
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from The Print Room [gallery], Sydney, February 1986.