Mary MACQUEEN, Carnival clowns II. Enlarge 1 /1


Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1912 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1994

Carnival clowns II. c. 1959 Place made: RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, etching, and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. not titled. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sugar Aquatint, deep etch, Soft ground, etching, drypoint'. inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, [illeg - erased].
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 23.0 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 37.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1959.0007 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | undesignated impression
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.2127
Image rights: Courtesy Paulette Calhoun, for the estate of Mary Macqueen
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Melbourne, December 1984.