Mortimer MENPES

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

  • England from 1875

Mona Lisa. 1911-1912 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mortimer Menpes imp'. inscribed with Menpes's inventory number lower left corner of sheet in black pencil, '172'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, '2'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 40.1 h x 27.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1339
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane, September 1984.