Henri VAN RAALTE, An idyll. Enlarge 1 /1


London, England 1881 – Second Valley, South Australia, Australia 1929

  • Australia from 1910

An idyll. c.1920 Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 14/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'H. van Raalte'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'An Idyll'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No.14 of 20'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.9 h x 24.2 w cm sheet 34.3 h x 39.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1621
  • Sotheby's, Fine Australian paintings and drawings, Melbourne 21 April 1986, lot 174.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Joshua McClelland Print Room, Melbourne, 1987.