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Harry ROSENGRAVE

Locksley, Victoria, Australia 1899 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1986

Harry ROSENGRAVE

Locksley, Victoria, Australia 1899 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1986

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The magician. 1952 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from two blocks; hand-coloured Support: wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 16/35
Edition: edition of 35

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in pen and ink, 'H Rosengrave 1952'. Titled lower left below printed image in pen and ink, 'The Magician (1952)' . Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'LINO' Inscribed lower right below printed image in pen and ink, '16/35'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 38.4 h x 26.8 w cm sheet 40.1 h x 28.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1733
Provenance:
  • With Niagara lane Galleries by 1980;
  • Exhibited, 'Harry Rosengrave: a retrospective exhibition, prints', Melbourne: Niagara Lane Galleries, 19 March - 22 April 1980, no.9.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Niagara Lane Galleries, Melbourne, November 1982.