Sheila Lethbridge McDonald

(Australia 1902 – 1971)

Lord Howe Island

Location
Not on display
Further information

Sheila McDonald studied etching with Sydney Long and was a member of the Australian Painter-Etchers’ society from the late 1920s. The majority of her etchings were landscapes or architectural subjects, with many images of old Sydney buildings.

from Anne Ryan, 'Australian etchings and engravings 1880s–1930s from the Gallery's collection', AGNSW, Sydney 2007

Year
(1932)
Media
Print
Medium
aquatint, foul bite, printed in brown/black ink on white laid paper
Dimensions
7.6 x 24.9 cm platemark; 22.3 x 31.9 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, pencil "Sheila McDonald." Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Darcy Robinson, the artist's widower 1980
Accession number
217.1980