Ella DWYER, A summer afternoon. Enlarge 1 /1


Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1887 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1979

A summer afternoon. c.1930 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 14/50
Edition: edition of 50

Edition Notes: The paper has a series of holes in left margin indicating that it has been sourced from a bound ledger or the like.
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ella Dwyer'. not dated. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A Summer Afternoon.'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '14/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on verso with inscriptions relating to framing in black pencil, including frame size, '15 x 11' inches.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.6 h x 23.4 w cm sheet 22.1 h x 27.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.899
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Arts, Melbourne, 1980.