Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

A captured Austrian trench c.1945 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, collage of cut printed magazine illustration with gouache and varnish Support: paper

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: Printed lower centre, 'A captured Austrian trench. / Built on a river bank.'.
Dimensions: sheet 10.2 h x 15.0 w cm image 8.4 h x 13.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Barrett Reid 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1234
Subject: Australia, Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust
  • Collection of John and Sunday Reed, Melbourne.
  • By descent to Barrett Reid, Melbourne.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Barrett Reid, Melbourne, 1987.