Robert Emerson CURTIS

Croydon, England 1898 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1996

  • Australia 1914-22
  • USA 1922-28
  • Australia from 1928
  • Aotearoa New Zealand, Central America, Europe, Asia 1969-70

The main bearing, 1929. 1932
Collection Title: Building the Bridge, by Robert Emerson Curtis. Sydney: Simmons Ltd., [1932]
Page: no.3
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Main Bearing 1929'.Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'No 1/10'.
Dimensions: printed image 30.2 h x 21.5 w cm sheet (folded in half) 43.3 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 43.3 h x 500.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1191
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1988.