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Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

Constable Bracken 1956
Collection Title: Costume designs for the play Ned Kelly
Materials & Technique: drawings, costume designs, paper; synthetic polymer paint drawing in synthetic polymer paint Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed l.r., incised 'N' (reversed) Not dated. Inscribed c.l. pencil 'Constable Bracken/'tall bony policeman/with bushy moustache,/middle-aged, pale/ and gaunt''.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso l.r., ballpoint pen '203'.
Dimensions: sheet 30.4 h x 25.4 w cm sight 31.4 h x 26.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.2916.2
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust