Maurice CARTER

Australia 1920 – 1965


Dunolly, Victoria, Australia 1906 – Glen Waverly, Victoria, Australia 1986


(Street conversation). 1949
Collection Title: Our Street, a folio of five linocuts by Maurice Carter. Melbourne: the artist, 1949
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: c.1970, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: restrike proof
Edition: 1 st edion unknown; second printing, proofs only

Dimensions: printed image 16.8 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 49.7 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.299
Subject: Australia, Art style: Social Realism
  • Acquired by Deutscher Galleries, from James Flett who printed the impression.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, May 1978;
  • From the exhibition, 'A survey of Australian relief prints 1900/1950', Melbourne: Deutscher Galleries, 13 April - 5 May 1978, cat., no.226, ((illustrated).