House on the hill.
M. Napier Waller (1893–1972)
Draffin (1977), 39
linocut, printed in colour, from multiple blocks
20.6 x 23.5 cm (printed image)
31.9 x 32.8 cm (sheet)
edition of 50
Curatorial comment: The artist did not reverse the image prior to cutting the blocks. the image therefore appears in reverse.
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'M Napier Waller.'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'House on the Hill'. Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'no 27 - 50 proofs'.
The Wallers' house and surrounding garden at Fairy Hills, Ivanhoe, near Melbourne, designed by Desbrowe Annear.
National Gallery of Australia
Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from an unidentified vendor, by 1946.
Country of context
Waller, M. Napier. | (1893–1972) Australian | Male | artist