Dorrit BLACK, The mountain lake. Enlarge 1 /1

Dorrit BLACK

Burnside, South Australia, Australia 1891 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1951

  • Europe 1927-29
  • Europe, United States 1934-35

The mountain lake. 1935? Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (yellow-brown ochre, emerald green, cobalt blue, ultramarine) Support: thin cream oriental laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Dorrit Black'. not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Mountain Lake'. inscribed centre left below printed image in black pencil, '1/50'.
Secondary Insc: No inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: No inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 30.0 h x 20.8 w cm sheet 33.7 h x 28.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1935.0006 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | 1/50
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.604
Subject: Australia, Art style: Grosvenor school linocuts
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery from Timothy and Anne McCormick, Sydney, 1982.