Elaine HAXTON, The Comb of Venus Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1909 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1999

  • England 1932-39
  • USA, England, Europe c.1946-49

The Comb of Venus c.1966 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in purple and orange ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: rice paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: unpublished state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Title upper left above printed image in black pencil, 'THE. COMB OF. VENUS. (CORAL REEF.) THE. COMB. OF. VENUS.'. inscribed upper left above printed image in pen and green ink, 'HAPPY. CHRISTMAS AND [illegible]. LOVE. ELAINE.'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no insriptions
Dimensions: printed image 55.2 h x 28.6 w cm sheet 64.6 h x 31.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Daniel Thomas, 1980.
Accession No: NGA 80.1461
Subject: Greeting card
  • Gift of Daniel Thomas to the ANG, June 1980.