Ethel Spowers (1890–1947)
Coppel (1995), ES30
linocut, printed in colour, from six blocks (yellow ochre, cobalt blue, reddish brown, green, grey, black)
24.6 x 25.0 cm (printed image)
off-white oriental laid tissue paper
28.6 x 27.2 cm (sheet)
edition of 50
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed and dated lower right on image in black pencil, 'E.L. Spowers - 35'. Titled lower centre on image in black pencil, 'Bank Holiday'. Inscribed lower centre on image in black pencil, '4/50'.
Recreational scene of family groups picnicing in the country on a public holiday.
National Gallery of Australia
Interim Council, Meeting 18 (1976-03-09)
Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1976.
Australia, Art style: Grosvenor school linocuts
Country of context
Spowers, Ethel. | (1890–1947) Australian | Female | artist