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Dorrit BLACK

Burnside, South Australia, Australia 1891 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1951

  • Europe 1927-29
  • Europe, United States 1934-35

Study for "The wool quilt makers"[recto]
(man leaning on chair)[verso]
c.1941 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and black ink over drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: sheet (sight) 23.0 h x 31.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.69AB
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • With the artist until her death in 1951.
  • The artist's estate.
  • Ruth Goble, Adelaide (trustee of Dorrit Black's estate from September 1951 to May 1966).
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Niagara Galleries, February 2005.