Alfred COFFEY, Kirribilli Wharf, Neutral Bay, Sydney Harbour. Enlarge 1 /1

Alfred COFFEY

Limerick, Ireland 1869 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1950

  • Australia from 1879

Kirribilli Wharf, Neutral Bay, Sydney Harbour. 1914 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid FJ Head & Co paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: left centre, 'FJ Head & Co'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Alfred Coffey' [Coffey underlined]'. not dated. inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No.3'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower right edge of sheet with framing notes.
Dimensions: image 48.8 h x 31.6 w cm plate-mark 49.5 h x 32.2 w cm sheet 58.6 h x 46.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.708
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, 1988.