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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 rope trick. 1953 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour, printed from four plates Support: thin white wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'H Rosengrave 1953'. Titledlower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Rope Trick'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '18/20'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 28.4 h x 33.0 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 34.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1747
Provenance:
  • With Niagara lane Galleries by 1980;
  • Exhibited, 'Harry Rosengrave: a retrospective exhibition, prints', Melbourne: Niagara Lane Galleries, 19 March - 22 April 1980, no.5.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Niagara Lane Galleries, Melbourne, November 1982.