Jessie TRAILL, Hammer and tongs, Clyde Enlarge 1 /1


Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1881 – Emerald, Victoria, Australia 1967

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

Hammer and tongs, Clyde 1938 Place made: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid Lalanne paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'Lalanne'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated proof
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCA Traill 1938'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Hammer Tongs Clyde'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '124'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.7 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 24.2 h x 31.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.609
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 1982.