Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1899
Feldafing, Bavaria, Germany 1987
- Germany from 1914, Australia 1950-56
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition unknown
Primary Insc: Signed upper right in black pencil, '...Theo Scharf'.
Inscribed lower left in pen and ink, 'A merry Xmas./ T.S./ [illeg] 4/12/21.'.
Inscribed upper edge, black pencil, 'next year I will send a futuristic one, as a proof/ of my artistic elasticity/...'.
printed image 12.6 h x 12.6 w cm sheet 17.4 h x 14.9 w cm
: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1994 Accession No
: NGA 94.1304 Image rights
: © The Estate of Theo Scharf.
- G.K. Gray< Sydney.
- Possibly the property of Mrs H.H. Champion who exhibited a painting by Bess Norris at the National Gallery, Melbourne, in 1925. The two works were sold together at an auction.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Stephen Scheding, Sydney, October 1994;
- One of a group of 12 prints purchased from Scheding Collection.