Helen MAUDSLEY, The gentle fool Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1927

The gentle fool c.1961 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: thin smooth white wover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Titled lower left below image in black pencil, 'the gentle fool'. Inscribed lower right below image in black pencil, 'In exhibition, argus Gallery, 1961'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 25.6 h x 17.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 30.0 h x 21.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2013. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program. 100 Works for 100 Years.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4365
Image rights: © Helen Maudsley
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2013.