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Florence MARTIN

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1908 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1984

  • USA and unspecified international travels 1942-52
  • England 1952-72

Kathleen MARTIN

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1903

  • USA and unspecified international travels 1942-52
  • England 1952-72

Marfa the witch-girl (cover and title page) (1935 - 1942) Description: Cover and title page design for story "Marfa the witch-girl"

Collection Title: Marfa the witch-girl
Place made: St. Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and ink and brush Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled and inscribed in pen and black ink as part of image 'MARFA/THE/WITCH-GIRL/WRITTEN & /ILLUSTRATED/BY FLORENCE MARTIN'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower left in ink 'For cover and title-page-'.
Dimensions: image 23.8 h x 19.6 w cm sheet 25.4 h x 21.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kathleen Martin 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.1489.1
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Kathleen Martin, of work by herself, and her sister Florence Martin, Sydney December 1992.