Harold HERBERT, The broken plough Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1891 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1945

  • Europe, Morocco 1919-22

The broken plough c.1923 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid F.J.Head paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'FJH' [partial].
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: c.1923 edition of 50; 1991 printing no edition

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Harold B Herbert'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.0 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 20.0 h x 26.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1104
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.