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Lorna NIMMO

Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia 1920 – Murrurundi, New South Wales, Australia 1990

  • France, England 1952-54
  • Europe, UK, USA 1969-70

'Son, son!' said his mother ever so many times, graciously waving her tail, 'now attend to me and remember what I say'. (recto and verso) 1940 Place made: East Sydney Technical College, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil and watercolour [recto]; drawing in black pencil [verso] Support: cream wove litho paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled upper left,in black pencil, 'Son, son,' said / his mother ever so / many times, graciously / waving her tail 'now / attend to me & remember / what I say!'
Dimensions: image (recto) 17.0 h x 17.4 w cm image (verso) 17.0 h x 17.4 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 37.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Christine Jensen 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.973AB
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Gift of Christine Jensen, Sydney, June 1994.