Possum time: Harfra at night.

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Primary Artist

Jessie Traill (1881–1967)

Title

Possum time: Harfra at night.

Date made

1921

Place made

Australia, Australia, Victoria, Melbourne View on map

Place made

Australia, Australia, Victoria, Melbourne

Category

Print

Print type

intaglio

Technique

etching

Matrix size

13.4 x 12.6 cm (plate-mark)

Support

buff wove paper

Support size

18.2 x 17.8cm sheet (irreg.)

State

published state

Edition information

edition unknown

Inscriptions or device by others involved in the works production

Inscribed, "To R.H. Croll from J.C.A. Traill 1936"

Subject description

The artist's home, "Harfra", Harkaway, Victoria at night with possums on branch decorating base.

Collection

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Accession number

336.1977

Accession method

purchase

Credit line

Purchased 1977

Subject category

Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938

Country of context

Australia

Creators

TRAILL, Jessie | (1881–1967) Australian | Female | artist