Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1874 – Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1961

  • Europe 1902-03
  • Europe 1910
  • England, Europe 1925-27
  • North Africa, India, Europe 1928-30
  • Europe 1933-34

Silver pheasant 1936 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin tissue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state of 3
Impression: working proof
Edition: 1st state, proofs only; 2nd state, proofs only; 3rd state, edition of 100

Edition Notes: NGA 76.1637.1-2, Studies of pheasants, pencil, Gift of Sir James McGregor 1976 1st state, working state, bird only engraved, block only partially inked 2nd state, proof before signature, foreground grass and nasturtiums 3rd state, with signature
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 8.4 h x 11.5 w cm sheet 8.4 h x 11.5 w cm
Accession No: NGA 00.68
Image rights: © National Library of Australia
  • Acquired by the National Gallery of Australia, from an unidentified source, before 1999.