Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1876
Sir Redmond Barry's old house .
[Melbourne's first library.] 1920
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove 'Japanese vellum' paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 40
Primary Insc: signed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Victor Cobb'.
titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Melbournes first Library / Sir Redmond Barry's Old House'.
inscribed lower right below plate-mark in in black pencil, 'Drypoint, plate destroyed / 5/5'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 30.6 h x 24.4 w cm sheet 35.7 h x 29.2 w cm
: Bequest of Alan Queale, 1982. Accession No
: NGA 83.1108
- Alan Queale, Brisbane. Bequeathed to the Australian National Gallery by Alan Queale, Brisbane, 1982. Alan Queale Bequest accepted by the Australian National Gallery, 1983.