Japanese Mount Warning, Tweed River, NSW.
Jessie Traill (1881–1967)
A Japanese Mount Warning.
etching and aquatint, printed in black ink with plate-tone and wiped highlights, from one plate
24.7 x 18.0 cm (plate-mark)
thin cream wove paper
36.0 x 24.7 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
1st state edition of 5; 2nd state edition of 5; plus additional proofs
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JCA Traill 1921'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Japanese Mt. Warning Tweed River NSW'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'extra print not numbered to keep / in case of any other being destroyed'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '100'.
Landscape of boat on the Tweed River, Northern N.S.W., with Mount Warning rising behind.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 10, 1976/77 (1977-05-31)
With the artist until her death in 1967. Estate of the artist Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from 'Jessie Traill', Melbourne: Important Women Artists, May 1977; From the exhibition, 'Jessie Trail (1881 - 1967), Melbourne: Important Wowen Artists, 11 June - 31 July 1977, cat. no., 76..
Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Country of context
TRAILL, Jessie | (1881–1967) Australian | Female | artist