Sybil CRAIG, First aid practice during the war (1939-44) Enlarge 1 /1


Enfield, England 1901 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1989

  • Australia from 1902
  • England, France 1922

First aid practice during the war (1939-44) (1944-45) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; graphite; oil paint; paper drawing in oil paint over black pencil Support: paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower left in black pencil, 'Sybil Craig''. not dated. Titled upper edge in pen and black ink, 'First Aid Practice at no. 9 Collins Street during the War (1939-45) memory sketch. 'The Melbourne Society of Women Painters' '. inscribed lower right in ballpoint pen, '1942-3'.
Dimensions: image 34.0 h x 42.6 w cm sheet 34.0 h x 42.6 w cm backing 37.7 h x 46.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of the artist 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.336
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • With the artist until her death in 1989; bequest by the artist to the NGA, March 1990.