Harold BYRNEFRAGONARD PRESS, Les sylphides. Enlarge 1 /1

Harold BYRNE

Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia 1899 – 1966

FRAGONARD PRESS

commenced 1937

publisher (organisation)

Les sylphides. 1937
Collection Title: Byrne, Harold. The spirit of the ballet. Sydney: Fragonard Press, 1937
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in blue ink, from one copper plate Support: thin cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 28/30
Edition: edition of 30, including 20 sets reservered for subscribers
Place Published: Sydney: Fragonard Press

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Harold Byrne'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ''Les sylphides'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '28/30'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.2 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 20.6 h x 22.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.910.5
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Arts, Melbourne, 1980.