Thea PROCTOR, The swing. Enlarge 1 /1


Armidale, New South Wales, Australia 1879 – Potts Point, New South Wales, Australia 1966

  • England 1903-12, 1914-21

The swing. (1925) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured in gouache Support: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 28 of unspecified edition
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: A watercolour on silk of the same subject is in the NGA collection (73.317)
Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Thea Proctor'. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Swing'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'No 28'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right at base of sheet in black pencil, '3/ [illegible] 71/2'.
Dimensions: printed image 25.2 h x 24.8 w cm sheet (irregular) 35.6 h x 30.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.365
Image rights: © Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from Clune Galleries, Sydney, 1973.