Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia 1953
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1985
That is the contradiction of the game
(1973 - 1980)
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil and ink wash Support: paper
Primary Insc: not signed.
Titled lower left in black pencil 'that is the contrdiction of the game'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed in several places in the image in black pencil 'to sleep or not to sleep', 'to smile or not to smile', 'to think or not to think', 'to sit or not to sit', and 'so smile'.
image 50.6 h x 70.0 w cm sheet 50.6 h x 76.4 w cm
: Gift of Don Walters 1997 Accession No
: NGA 97.1165
- With the artist until her death in 1985.
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Don Walters, her former partner, Victoria, September 1997.