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 skyline from Lake Michigan, Chicago. 1926 Place made: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/3
Edition: edition of 3

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Chicago 1926 R.E.Curtis-'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The skyline from Lake Michigan'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 3.7 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 9.4 h x 18.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.773
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1991