A tomb in Bethlehem.
David Barker (1888–1946)
1919 – (1919)
etching and foul biting, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate
21.4 x 13.6 cm (plate-mark)
cream laid paper
28.6 x 19.5 cm (sheet)
edition of 50
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'David Barker./ Warrant Officer A.I.F.'. Not dated. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A Tomb in Bethlehem.'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '21/50'.
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed verso lower right in pen and ink, '(sterling pound symbol)2.10.6.'.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 2, 1991/92 (1991-09-11)
Country of context
Exhibited: The etched work and oil paintings of David Barker, Gayfield Shaw's Gallery, Penzance Chambers, 29 Elizabeth Street, Sydney 18 Oct - 1st Nov 1920 "cat.no.23 A Tomb in Bethlehem Edition 50 No remaining 12, Price 2/2/0 Price of Frame 7/-".
Barker, David. | (1888–1946) Australian | Male | artist