Eveline SYME

Australia 1888 – 1961

  • France 1922-23
  • England, France 1929-30

Greeting card: Desert pea. c.1945 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in red ink, from one block Support: buff oriental wove paper, mounted at top to heavy cream paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'E.W.S'. not dated. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Desert Pea.'. inscribed verso lower right in pen and blue ink, '& love from / Eveline.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso of backing sheet lower right corner in pen and blue ink, 'F.D.D [Francis Derham]'.
Dimensions: printed image 7.5 h x 5.5 w cm sheet 9.0 h x 6.7 w cm sheet (folded in half) 11.1 h x 8.9 w cm backing sheet 11.1 h x 17.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1945.0001 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | undesignated impression
Accession No: NGA 82.1782
Subject: Australia, Plants
  • Gift toi Frances Derham, from the artist, Melbourne.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Frances Derham, Melbourne, 1982