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Switzerland 1925 – 1991

  • France

Reply to (Australian National Gallery First Birthday celebration invitation) 1983 Description: Reply to ANG first birthday celebrations on card
Materials & Technique: drawings, pen and coloured inks, decal, coloured crayons, pencil, gouache, coloured fibre tipped pens, coloured ball-point pens, collage of feather and paper with cellotape Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed in pen with purple ink l.r. "Jean Tinguely; dated in pencil l.l. "27 VII 1983".
Secondary Insc: verso: in pencil "Iam sorry not to be able to follow your invitation next year maybe?"
Dimensions: sheet 22.4 h x 30.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1983.
Accession No: NGA 83.3140