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Harry ROSENGRAVE

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

Harry ROSENGRAVE

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

printer, lithographic

The mussel gatherers. 1955 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: thin white wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'H Rosengrave 1955' . Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Mussel Gatherers' Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '7/12' . Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'First litho H.R. 7/52' (partially obscured by forementioned inscription)
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 23.1 h x 34.3 w cm sheet 25.1 h x 37.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1742
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
Provenance:
  • With Niagara lane Galleries by 1980;
  • Exhibited, 'Harry Rosengrave: a retrospective exhibition, prints', Melbourne: Niagara Lane Galleries, 19 March - 22 April 1980, no. 6.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Niagara Lane Galleries, Melbourne, November 1982.