William HUNTER

Douglas, Isle of Man 1899 – Euroa, Victoria, Australia 1963

  • Australia by 1910

"Lady for a Day" 1962 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'William Hunter'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lady for a Day'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4/50'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso with lot number, '286'.
Dimensions: printed image 17.4 h x 14.6 w cm plate-mark 18.4 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 22.8 h x 18.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Roger Butler Fund 1983.
Accession No: NGA 83.1170
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Leonard Joel, Melbourne, May 1983.
  • From the auction, ' Australian Graphics', Melbourne: Leonard Joel, 19 October 1982, lot 286.