Mortimer MENPES

Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1855 – Surrey, England 1938

  • England from 1875

Mexican house. 1914 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left to upper left 'F.J.H.' and 'MEN' [partial]'
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mortimer Menpes imp'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner of sheet, '5'. inscribed lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, '324'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.6 h x 17.5 w cm sheet 22.8 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1330
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane, September 1984.