Oliffe RICHMOND, Hospital Enlarge 1 /1


Brighton, Tasmania, Australia 1919 – London, England 1977

  • England from 1948

Hospital c.1945 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: cream wove newsprint mounted on brown paper, newsprint subsequently relined with Japanese-style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed verso upper left corner in pen and black ink, '... St Sgt Richmond R.O.G./ c/o 'Salt' Office.'. (Salt Office underlined) Titled on backing sheet lower right in black pencil, 'Hospital'.
Dimensions: printed image 17.4 h x 21.6 w cm sheet 17.6 h x 23.4 w cm backing sheet 22.2 h x 27.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.366
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 1993.