The leaning tree
Henri Van Raalte (1881–1929)
Spartalis (1989), 101
1925 – c.1927
aquatint, printed in brown ink, from one plate
31.3 x 31.8 cm (plate-mark)
cream wove Japanese vellum paper
41.4 x 39.5 cm (sheet)
no manufacturer's mark
edition of 8
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'H. van Raalte'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below image in black pencil, 'The Leaning Tree'. Inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, '3/8'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed lower right corner of sheet in black pencil, '$340'.
Landscape of an old gum tree and distant barn, South Australia.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 7, 1979/80 (1980-05-13)
Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, 1980 as part of a group of 51 prints by various artists
Country of context
van RAALTE, Henri | (1881–1929) English | Male | artist