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Elizabeth ROONEY

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

The square with travellers 1963
Collection Title: Goodbye to all this
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream laid Glastonbury Antique paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: centre, 'Glas[tonbury Antique]' and image of a crown.
Edition State: 1st state; published state
Impression: 5/11
Edition: edition of 11

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Elizabeth Rooney 63'. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Goodbye etc 2 '1st state 5/11 'The Square with Travellers' '.
Dimensions: plate-mark 28.0 h x 22.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 48.2 h x 33.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1966
Accession No: NGA 66.28
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.) on the advice of Ursula Hoff, from the artist, Sydney, March 1966.