Hole in the trees
Jessie Traill (1881–1967)
1918 – c.1920
etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink, from one zinc plate
29.8 x 49.6 cm (plate-mark)
white wove paper
39.4 x 60.0 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
edition of 10, c.1920; unknown number of posthumous proofs printed in May 1977 by Libby Hirsh
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Not signed. Not dated. Not titled.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Plate 4 9th No. Art & Australia 1921'.
View of densely forested area with a small cleared area revealing the sky behind.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 12, 1977/78 (1977-08-09)
Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Josua McClelland Print Room, Melbourne, August 1977.
Australia, Art style: Painter-etchers 1860s-1938
Country of context
TRAILL, Jessie | (1881–1967) Australian | Female | artist