Christian WALLER, not titled [greeting card: Christmas] Enlarge 1 /1

Christian WALLER

Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia 1894 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1954

  • England and Europe 1929-30
  • United States of America 1939-40

not titled [greeting card: Christmas] c.1926 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from two blocks Support: medium weight smooth cream wove paper, adhered to thick smooth bone card
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print-run unknown

Primary Insc: Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Xmas Greetings'. Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'from the Wallers'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: printed sticker lower right on mount, 'LEONARD JOEL/ 397'.
Dimensions: printed image 9.3 h x 6.7 w cm sheet 18.8 h x 14.9 w cm mount 26.4 h x 21.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.1277
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Leonard Joel, Melbourne, May 1983.
  • From the auction, ' Australian Graphics', Melbourne: Leonard Joel, 19 October 1982.