Nora HEYSEN, Self portrait Enlarge 1 /1


Hahndorf, South Australia, Australia 1911 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2003

  • England, Italy 1934-37

Self portrait c.1935 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin smooth off-white paper

Primary Insc: signed lower centre in black pencil, 'Nora Heysen'. not dated.
Dimensions: sheet 36.4 h x 28.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.116
Image rights: © Lou Klepac
  • Gift to Hans Heysen, her father, from the artist, Adelaide c.1935.
  • By descent to the artist, 1968.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, April 2000.