Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia 1909
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1990
Northern bridge approach.
[The bridges] 1931 Title Notes: Information regarding title and edition information are from inscribed impression offered by Josef Lebovic Gallery, Collector's List 104, 2003, cat. no.51.
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from three plates Support: cream wove paper subsequently mounted on cardboard
Edition State: published state
Impression: presentation proof, no. 1
Edition: edition of 30
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '...Bim Hilder.'.
inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'To Harold Byrne from ...'.
inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Bridges'.
inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1.'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower centre - lower right in black pencil, [illeg framing inscriptions lost due to paper loss from removal of original mount prior to NGA purchase].
Inscribed on original backing board, 'The Bridge / by / BIM HILDER/ given to his fellow artist / Harold Byrne'.
plate-mark 13.2 h x 21.2 w cm sheet 22.2 h x 29.4 w cm
: Purchased 1996 Accession No
: NGA 96.938 Subject
: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
- Harold Byrne, gift of the artist (see inscription].
- Private Collection.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Louella Kerr Books, Sydney, 1996.