Sheila McDONALD, Longnose Point [recto]; (House with trees by the harbour edge) [verso] Enlarge 1 /1

Sheila McDONALD

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

Longnose Point [recto]
(House with trees by the harbour edge) [verso]
c.1932 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper [recto] etching, aquatint printed in brown ink with plate-tone[verso] intaglio [verso] etching, aquatint printed in brown ink with plate-tone and red fibre-tipped pen Support: cream laid paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sheila McDonald'. not dated. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '7/5 Longnose Pt.' [verso] not signed. not dated.
Dimensions: plate-mark (recto) 12.6 h x 25.2 w cm sheet (recto) 21.1 h x 29.6 w cm plate-mark (verso) 19.0 h x 23.8 w cm sheet (verso) 21.1 h x 29.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Darcy Robinson 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.639AB
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.