John BRACK, Study for the painting and the lithograph 'Girl and mat' Enlarge 1 /1

John BRACK

East Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999

Study for the painting and the lithograph 'Girl and mat' [Study for 'Girl and mat'] 1975 Title Notes: Original invoice (file 72/1541 f107) gives title "Study for Girl and mat". However, the fuller title "Study for the painting and the lithograph 'Girl and mat' " allocated by NGA is preferred as indicating more accurately the relationship of the drawing to the derivative lithograph. Illustrated in Sasha Grishin: "The art of John Brack" (OUP1990), catalogue raisonne no. p213. The derivative painting is illustrated in Sasha Grishin as catalogue raisonne no. o229. See acc. no. 96.979 for the lithograph "Girl and mat" derived from this drawing. Illustrated in Sasha Grishin: "The art of John Brack" (OUP 190) catalogue raisonne no. p141.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, conté crayon; paper drawing in conté crayon Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated ower right on image in conté crayon, 'John Brack 75'.
Dimensions: image 55.2 h x 45.6 w cm sight 68.4 h x 48.4 w cm sheet 72.4 h x 52.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.110
Image rights: © Helen Brack
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, March 1976.