Margaret CILENTO

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

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

Scarecrow. 1951 Place made: Atelier 17, Rue de Vaigiraid, Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, aquatint and stencil, printed in colour inks with plate-tone Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Margaret Cilento/1951'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Scarecrow'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Artists proof'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 19.4 w cm sheet 36.4 h x 32.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1357
  • 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., 16.