Clifford BAYLISS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1916 – England 1989

  • England from 1935

not titled [Icarus II]. 1947 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, conte crayon; paper; pastel drawing in black conté crayon and pastel Support: very light-weight cream wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in conté, 'Cliff Bayliss, 47'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on verso lower right in black pencil, '7'. Inscribed on verso lower right in black pencil, 'L.A.41'.
Dimensions: image 71.2 h x 50.8 w cm sheet 76.2 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.927
Subject: Collection: The James Agapitos and Ray Wilson collection of Australian surrealist art, acquired, 2007. Australia, Art style: Surrealism
  • With the artist until his death in 1989.
  • By descent to Josephine Bayliss, the atist's widow.
  • Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, 2007