Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917
London, England 1992
- England and Australia from 1950
Murder of Archbishop Sharp
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, collages, collage of cut and rearranged wood-engravings from nineteenth century illustrated books Support: white wove paper pasted on thin cream wove paper
Primary Insc: Signed and dated verso upper centre of support in black ink, 'Dec. 1940. Nolan'.
Title printed lower centre below image in black ink, 'MURDER OF ARCHBISHOP SHARP'.
Inscribed verso upper centre in black ink, 'illustration to Rimbaud'.
image 11.2 h x 9.5 w cm sheet 19.0 h x 12.4 w cm
: Gift of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007 Accession No
: NGA 2007.891 Subject
: Australia, Art style: Surrealism Image rights
: © Sidney Nolan Trust
- Jinx Nolan, step-daughter of the artist, by descent
- Acquired by James Agapitos and Ray Wilson from Jinx Nolan, Boston
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, 2007