Henri Van Raalte (1881–1929)
Spartalis (1989), 54
1918 – c.1920
drypoint, printed in brown ink with plate-tone, from one plate
22.9 x 24.2 cm (plate-mark)
cream wove Japanese vellum paper
34.3 x 39.5 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
edition of 20
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'H. van Raalte'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'An Idyll'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'No.14 of 20'.
Rural scene of a young man playing a flute to a young woman under a tree.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 4, 1987/88 (1987-10-01)
Sotheby's, Fine Australian paintings and drawings, Melbourne 21 April 1986, lot 174. Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Joshua McClelland Print Room, Melbourne, 1987.
Country of context
van RAALTE, Henri | (1881–1929) English | Male | artist