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Elizabeth ROONEY

Strathfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1929 – 2016

New design for £5 1956? Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone of 'woven' texture, from one plate; re-printed left and right of image without ink (embossed) Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. titled verso lower right in pen and black ink, 'suggested new design for £5'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso centre right in black pencil, '56'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 7.5 h x 15.6 w cm sheet (irregular) 10.2 h x 25.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Klaus and Julie Friedeberger 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1031
  • Gift to Klaus and Julie Friedeberger from the artist, Sydney NSW.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Klaus and Julie Friedeberger, London, 2015.