Helena SCOTT

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1832 – Harris Park, New South Wales, Australia 1910




Design for a Christmas card with Australian wild flowers. c.1878 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, cardboard; ink lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: white cardboard
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower centre within image in black pencil, '...Helena Forde-/...'. not dated. inscribed lower left corner edge, black pencil, 'Christmas Card.. .../ Prize given by Sands Art Competition '.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right corner, pencil and pen and purple ink 'Proof'.
Dimensions: printed image 15.9 h x 11.4 w cm sheet 18.6 h x 13.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.2061
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas Australia, Animal: Insect Australia, Plants
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, December 1987.