Vera BLACKBURN, The bay. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England from 1937

The bay. July 1936 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: cream wove oriental style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: no edition printed, approximatly 7 impressions

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Vera Blackburn July 1936'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Bay'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 20.6 h x 21.7 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.945
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.16.