Una FOSTER, Burned trees build no homes: prevent forest fires Enlarge 1 /1

Una FOSTER

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1912 – 1996

  • England 1950 - 1951

Burned trees build no homes: prevent forest fires c.1950s? Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, Drawing in gouache over black pencil Support: thick smooth off-white cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: signed lower right within image in white gouache, 'UNA FOSTER'. not dated. Titled upper left to lower right within image in black and white gouache, 'BURNED TREES / BUILD NO HOMES / PREVENT / FOREST / FIRES'.
Tertiary Insc: [Inscriptions relating to Dubbo forestry district throughout verso.]
Dimensions: image 74.1 h x 48.8 w cm sheet 76.2 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Laurie and Robyn Curley, 2012.
Accession No: NGA 2012.532
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Laurie and Robyn Curley, New South Wales, 2012