Sheila McDONALD, Stormy seas [recto]; The Rocks, Sydney [verso] Enlarge 1 /1

Sheila McDONALD

St.Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1902 – 1971

Stormy seas [recto]
The Rocks, Sydney [verso]
c.1935 Description: (verso cut in half)
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint printed in brown[verso] intaglio etching printed in brown Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 11/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sheila McDonald'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '11/50 Stormy Seas'. [verso] not signed. not dated.
Dimensions: plate-mark (recto) 10.0 h x 7.8 w cm sheet (recto) 16.2 h x 12.6 w cm plate-mark (verso) 8.6 h x 13.8 w cm sheet (verso) 16.2 h x 12.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Darcy Robinson 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.637AB
Provenance:
  • With the artist until her death in 1971.
  • By descent to Darcy Robinson, the artist's widower.
  • Gift to the Austrtalian National Gallery, from Darcy Robinson, Sydney, April 1987.