Elizabeth ROONEY, Once upon a time, The Rocks c.1950. The Rocks revisited c.1978 Enlarge 1 /1

Elizabeth ROONEY

Strathfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1929 – 2016

Once upon a time, The Rocks c.1950. The Rocks revisited c.1978 1979 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint printed in brown ink, from two plates Support: thick cream wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower edge, [R]'IVES BFK'
Edition State: 3rd state

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Elizabeth Rooney 1979'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Once Upon a Time, The Rocks' ca 1950 3rd State'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'The Rocks Revisited' ca 1978'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (a) 14.6 h x 18.4 w cm plate-mark (b) 14.6 h x 18.4 w cm sheet 32.6 h x 55.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Fund 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.542
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Beth Hamilton Gallery, Sydney, May 1989.