John BANKS, The beach. Enlarge 1 /1

John BANKS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1883 – 1945

The beach. 1928 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: cream wove Japanese vellum paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: Published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Banks '28'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Beach'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 8.8 h x 12.4 w cm sheet 17.2 h x 21.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.2076
Provenance:
  • Collection of the artist Douglas Pratt (1900-1972).
  • By descent to Ron Pratt, his son.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Ron Pratt, November 1982.