Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

Figure (1937-39) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper; watercolour drawing in brush and ink and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and inscribed verso, 'Nolan. These green eyes put into this drawing by somebody unknown / when it was shown in 1939? in an exhibition I had in / my studio with pink walls behind the National Gallery'. ('N' in Nolan reversed.) not dated.
Dimensions: sheet 57.0 h x 44.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.3020
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, 1983.