© Cleared / image missing

Gert SELLHEIM

Estonia 1901 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1970

  • Australia from 1926

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL TRAVEL ASSOCIATION

commenced 1934 – 1970

publisher (organisation)

Waratah, Australia 1930's Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, posters, gouache; ink; watercolour; paper drawing in gouache, watercolour and collage of printed text Support: cream wove paper mounted on cardboard
Edition State: Published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: signed in image lower right in pen and black ink 'SELLHEIM'. not dated. Titled and inscribed lower centre in gouache 'WARATAH / (Telopea speciosissima)'.
Secondary Insc: Label fixed to work lower right, printed '[kangaroo image] / Australian National / Publicity Association / Railway Building, Flinders St, Melbourne'. Inscribed lower right in black pencil 'Waratah.S/S.L.437. / Aboriginal 3 5/8 ' wide. L.442.'.
Dimensions: image 102.4 h x 63.8 w cm sheet 102.4 h x 63.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.35
Subject: Australia, Plants Australia, travel poster
Image rights: © Nik Sellheim, courtesy Josef Lebovic Gallery
Provenance:
  • Polly Woodside Maritime Museum, Melbourne