Harold HERBERTVictor COBB, Brixham trawlers. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • Europe, Morocco 1919-22

Victor COBB

Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1876 – 1945

printer, intaglio

  • South Africa 1901-05

Brixham trawlers. c.1923 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: cream laid paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 29/50
Edition: edition of 50; 1991 printing no edition

Primary Insc: inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'For Christian 1934 from Harold Herbert'. titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Brixham Trawlers' inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '29/50'
Secondary Insc: signed by the printer lower right in black pencil, 'V.E.C. imp'
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.8 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 19.2 h x 19.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982.
Accession No: NGA 83.1106
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.