Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia 1953
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1985
You know we keep our prisoners in luxury these days...
(1973 - 1975)
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper
Primary Insc: not signed.
Titled upper right in black pencil 'You know we keep our prisoners/in luxurythese days/after all the crime is not ours/or theirs/or the couches/or the walls/just the bars'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed centre as part of work in black pencil 'they do you know'.
image 50.2 h x 76.4 w cm sheet 50.6 h x 76.4 w cm
: Gift of Don Walters 1997 Accession No
: NGA 97.1139
- With the artist until her death in 1985.
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Don Walters, her former partner, Victoria, September 1997.