Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia 1903
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1976
22 March, 1903
– 14 December, 1976
Nirvana shirts and pyjamas
(1925 - 1927) Description: Design for clothing advertisement
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; gouache; paper drawing in black pencil and gouache Support: cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: Embossed "REEVES STUDENTS WHATMAN BOARD/MADE IN ENGLAND".
Primary Insc: not signed.
Titled lower centre as theme of work in black pencil and gouache 'NIRVANA/SHIRTS &/PYJAMAS'.
inscribed lower centre in black pencil and gouache as part of work 'M ADE IN QUEENSLAND BY QUEENSLANDERS'.
inscribed centre right in black pencil as part of work 'Come om, come on!/ Change/those smart pyjamas for/a smart shirt!'.
image 36.6 h x 26.0 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 27.2 w cm
: Purchased 1989 Accession No
: NGA 89.11.65 Image rights
: © A.M. Annand Image rights
: © A.M. Annand
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Tony Annand, the artist’s son, Sydney, 1989.