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Brighton, Victoria, Australia 1881 – Emerald, Victoria, Australia 1967

  • England, Europe frequently after 1906

The first night, Turret Theatre. 1929 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: thin cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'J.C. Traill 1929'. titled lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The First Night. Turret Theatre'. inscribed lower right in black pencil, '8/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.0 h x 13.1 w cm sheet 30.0 h x 21.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.166
Subject: Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Joshua McClelland Print Room, Melbourne, February 1981.