Ethel CARRICK, Pilgrims bathing at Benares. Enlarge 1 /1


Uxbridge, England 1872 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1952

  • France from 1905, North Africa and Spain 1911, Australia 1908, 1913-16, and frequent visits thereafter

Pilgrims bathing at Benares. (1925) Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured in watercolour Support: cream thick wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: left side, 'ARCHES FIDELIS MBM...FRANCE'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in crayon, 'Carrick Fox'.not dated.inscribed lower left below printed image in crayon, '6/25'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '80'. Label 'Thirty Victoria Street, 30 Victoria Street, Potts point, NSW'.
Dimensions: printed image 45.8 h x 35.1 w cm sheet 63.1 h x 48.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1227.21
  • 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.