Victor COBB, Sir Redmond Barry's old house [1]. Enlarge 1 /1

Victor COBB

Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1876 – 1945

  • South Africa 1901-05

Sir Redmond Barry's old house [1]. [Melbourne's first library] 1920 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream laid Van Gelder Zorn paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark left centre, 'VAN GELDER ZORN'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 11/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, Victor Cobb 1920'. ttled lower right in black pencil, ' Sir Redmond Barry's Old House / Melbournes first Library'. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '11 - 40'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '(drypoint)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 31.0 h x 24.2 w cm sheet 33.0 h x 25.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1938
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Duvance Gallery, Melbourne, 1979.