Vera BLACKBURN, Lake of swans. Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1911 – Kent, England 1991

  • England from 1937

Lake of swans. July 1935 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: cream fibrous laid Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: no edition printed, approximatly 10 impressions

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Vera Blackburn - July 1935'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Lake of Swans'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 30.2 h x 24.6 w cm sheet 36.2 h x 28.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.944
Image rights: © Vera Blackburn
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, May 1980;
  • From the exhibition, 'Vera Blackburn', Melbourne: Deutsher Galleries, 4 October - 18 October 1979, cat., no.12.