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Eric THAKE

Auburn, Victoria, Australia 1904 – Geelong, Victoria, Australia 1982

The Adoration of the Magi!. 1949-50 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: light-weight cream wove paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake 1949'. titled lower right within image in black pencil, 'The Adoration of the Magi!'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 17.5 h x 11.6 w cm sheet (folded in half) 18.2 h x 14.6 w cm sheet (open) 18.2 h x 29.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.11.318
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Tony Annand, the son of the card recipient, Sydney, 1989.