Margaret CILENTO, Persephone. Enlarge 1 /1

Margaret CILENTO

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1923 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2006

  • United States of America 1947-49
  • France 1949-50
  • England 1954-65

Persephone. 1947 Place made: Atelier 17, 41E 8th St, New York, New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, engraving and soft-ground etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Margaret Cilento 1947' . Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Persephone'
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.8 h x 25.8 w cm sheet 25.1 h x 33.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1353
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Garry Anderson Gallery, Sydney, September 1984;
  • From the exhibition, 'Margaret Cilento: Prints and drawings 1946-53', Sydney: Garry Anderson Gallery, April - 13 May 1984, cat, no., 6.