Percy LEASON, The water cart Enlarge 1 /1

Percy LEASON

Kaniva, Victoria, Australia 1889 – New York, United States of America 1959

  • United States of America from 1938

The water cart 1921 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 16/35
Edition: edition of 35

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Percy Leason.' not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Water Cart'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '35 Proofs, No 16'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 5.7 h x 13.3 w cm sheet 14.6 h x 22.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0053 | impression
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1085
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Image rights: Permission granted in memory of Percy Leason
Provenance:
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.