Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
Backyard (hanging washing)
New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in willow and compressed charcoal, acrylic and gesso Support: medium-weight smooth white card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right on image in black charcoal, 'FRY 89.'.
Titled verso lower left in black pencil, ''BACKYARD' / (HANGING WASHING / NEW CASTLE)'.
Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'WILLOW & COMPRESSED CHARCOAL / ACRYLIC & GESSO ON FELT CARD / 46 x 70 cm 1989 MERRICK FRY.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
image 46.0 h x 69.2 w cm sheet 46.0 h x 69.2 w cm backing sheet 75.7 h x 92.8 w cm
: Gift of Selina Redman AO 2015. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program. Accession No
: NGA 2015.911
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Merrick Fry, Sydney, 2014.