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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1916 – Yorkeys Knob, Queensland, Australia 1971

  • England, China, India, c.1935-39

not titled [seated woman sketching with legs crossed, teapot in foreground] (1940s) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper mounted on thin cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Nan.'. signed verso lower right in ballpoint pen 'Nan Adams'. not dated. not titled.
Dimensions: image 33.2 h x 24.3 w cm sheet 34.3 h x 24.3 w cm backing 40.0 h x 29.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.18
Image rights: © the estate of Nan Hortin
  • With the artist until her death in 1971.
  • Offered for sale in, 'Artists for Whitlam' exhibition, Sydney, 1975.
  • Collection of Roy R. Garner, Sydney, 1975-1993.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Roy R. Garner, Sydney, February 1993.