Henri VAN RAALTE, Smoke and water Enlarge 1 /1


London, England 1881 – Second Valley, South Australia, Australia 1929

  • Australia from 1910

Smoke and water [The Swan Brewery, Perth] c.1918 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: oriental style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'H. van Raalte'. not dated. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Smoke & Water'. Editioned lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No 1 of 12'.
Dimensions: printed image 19.2 h x 28.4 w cm plate-mark 20.9 h x 30.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 28.4 h x 38.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1227.2
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, December 1976:
  • As part of a group of 39 prints by various Australian and non-Australian artists.