Dorrit BLACK, The lawn mower [1]. Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 1

Dorrit BLACK

Burnside, South Australia, Australia 1891 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1951

  • Europe 1927-29
  • Europe, United States 1934-35

The lawn mower [1]. 1932? Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (brick red, yellow ochre, emerald green, dark blue) Support: thin cream oriental paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 11/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Dorrit Black'. not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Lawn Mower'. inscribed centre left below printed image in black pencil, '11/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 19.8 h x 13.2 w cm sheet 22.4 h x 16.5 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1932.0014 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | 11/50
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.307
Subject: Australia, Art style: Grosvenor school linocuts
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Galleries, Melbourne, 1978.