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Douglas ANNAND

Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia 1903 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1976

22 March, 1903 – 14 December, 1976

Orient 20,000-tonners (1935) Description: Design for advertisement in 'The Home', April and August 1935 and 'Art and Australia', May 1935
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink, gouache and silver paint Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed upper centre within image in gouache, 'Douglas Annand'. not dated. Titled in gouache as theme of work, 'ORIENT 20,000-TONNERS'. inscribed lower edge of image in pen and black ink, 'TO ENGLAND / VIA SUEZ'.
Dimensions: image 39.8 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 56.4 h x 45.4 w
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.11.252
Image rights: © A.M. Annand
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Tony Annand, the artist’s son, Sydney, 1989.