Will DYSON, The grooms, Happy Valley, Franvilliers. Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 1

Will DYSON

Alfredton, Victoria, Australia 1880 – London, England 1938

  • England1909-25
  • Australia 1925-30
  • England from 1930

The grooms, Happy Valley, Franvilliers. 1918 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Arnold unbleached Support: white textured laid Arnold unbleached paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark on lower edge, 'UNBLEACHED ARNOLD'.

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Will Dyson'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Somme 1918'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 43.2 h x 60.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 51.0 h x 70.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Australian War Memorial 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.145
Subject: War: first world war, 1914-1918 France
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the Australian War Memorial, Canberra,1989.