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

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Les deux portes, la Pigeoniere [the two doors, the dovecote] [Les deux portes, La Pigeonierre [sic]] 1951 Place made: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/?
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.C.A. Traill 1951'. ttled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Les Deux Portes, La Pigeoniere 12'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left center in black pencil, 'for the Society of Graphic Art Ex July 1952 / £3.3.0 - unframed / add price of frame - other prints / Etching - Les deux Portes, La Pigeonierre / J.C.A. Traill / C/- Rowley Gallery'. inscribed lower centre at base of paper in black pencil, 'T 569/9'. inscribed on mount from lower left at base of paper in black pencil, 'Jessie Constance Alicia Traill / (J.C.A. Traill) Les deux Portes, La Pigeonierre. Exhibited Society of Graphic Art. July 1952 Etching / 9 - Rowley Gallery London. Signed and dated LR 1951'. inscribed on mount lower centre in black pencil, '(Edition 12?). inscribed on mount lower centre at base of paper in black pencil, 'SN. 4024 2.5.85 $450 unframed'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.6 h x 20.4 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 32.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.594
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from The Print Room [gallery], Sydney, February 1986.