Summer Hill, New South Wales, Australia 1906 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1992

  • United States of America 1927-34

Uday Shankar, snake dancer 1933 Place made: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: tracing paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'F C Hinder - 33'. Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Snake dance - Boston'. Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Uday Shan-kar - Snake dancer - Boston'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso l.r., pencil 'Snake dance - Udhay Shan Ray'.
Dimensions: sheet 48.3 h x 34.6 w cm image 44.4 h x 32.9 w cm sight 44.4 h x 32.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1368
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Gallery A, Sydney, March 1981.