Jessie TRAILL, The woodcutters' home. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

The woodcutters' home. c.1911 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, drypoint and foul biting, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone and wiped highlights, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.C.A. Traill'. not dated. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Wood Cutters' Home'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with framing instructions lower right at base in black pencil, '19 3/8 x 7 1/8'. inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, '215'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 47.7 h x 17.0 w cm sheet 54.0 h x 21.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1227.39
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • 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.