An image of Horizontal portrait

Fred Coventry

(Australia 1905 – 1997)

Horizontal portrait

Location
Not on display
Further information

The Gallery has the drawing upon which this self portrait engraving is based, made in 1927 while the artist was still in Sydney; the print mimics the drawing, but in reverse.

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

Year
1929
Media
Print
Medium
etching, printed in black ink with plate tone on cream laid paper
Dimensions
14.6 x 12.5 cm platemark; 22.0 x 21.3 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "FHCoventry". Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1996
Accession number
54.1996
Copyright
© the estate of Fred Coventry