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Aberdeen, Scotland 1862 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1935

  • Africa 1881-86
  • Australia from 1886

Lorna Helms (early 20th century) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in pen and ink; brush and ink and black pencil Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower left in pen and black ink 'D. H. S'. not dated. Titled upper right as part of image in pen and black ink 'Lorna Helms'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed centre right in black pencil, '1557'. Inscribed lower centre in black pencil, '3 inches'.
Dimensions: image 25.2 h x 18.2 w cm sheet (folded in half) 26.7 h x 20.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Brackenreg 1977.
Accession No: NGA
  • With the artist until his death in 1935.
  • Estate of the artist.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, May 1977.