Clifford BAYLISS, not titled [Two clowns] [recto]; not titled [Two faces] [verso] Enlarge 1 /1

Clifford BAYLISS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1916 – England 1989

  • England from 1935

not titled [Two clowns] [recto]
not titled [Two faces] [verso]
c.1945 Place made: England
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed recto lower right with studio stamp 'Cliff Bayliss'. signed verso lower left with studio stamp 'Cliff Bayliss'. not dated or titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower rtight in black pencil with estate number 'LB.57'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 27.4 h x 19.6 w cm image (verso) 16.2 h x 14.8 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 21.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.176AB
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1989.
  • By descent to Josephine Bayliss, the atist's widow.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Bridget McDonnell Gallery, Melbourne, April 2005.