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Margaret SHEEHAN

Australia born 1951

not titled [Death of Buddy Holly]. 6 March 1999 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink and watercolour Support: paper mounted on black cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated verso upper centre in pen and black ink, 'Margaret Sheehan / 6/3/99 /Tues/AM'. Inscribed recto upper left in pen and black ink, 'Where / Buddy Holly / Ritchie Volents Plaine / Big Bopper / was killed / in 1958 / in a Plane Crash'.
Dimensions: image 25.1 h x 33.0 w cm sheet 25.1 h x 33.0 w cm backing 28.0 h x 35.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Peter Fay 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.923
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Fay, Sydney, 2005.