Lorna NIMMO, Olive Enlarge 1 /1


Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia 1920 – Murrurundi, New South Wales, Australia 1990

  • France, England 1952-54
  • Europe, UK, USA 1969-70

Olive 1939 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Lorna Nimmo. '39'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, ''Olive''. not inscribed.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left edge, 'Repeat previous order, mount, ordinary thickness/ No. 121/ [illegible sentence]'.
Dimensions: printed image 24.2 h x 23.0 w cm sheet 41.8 h x 31.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.114
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, April 2009;
  • From the catalogue, 'Australian art: Collectors list no.130', Sydney: Joseph Lebovic Gallery, 2008, cat. no., 131, (illustrated).