Dale FRANK, A very large funeral fire and distant suicide Enlarge 1 /1


Singleton, New South Wales, Australia born 1959

  • Has lived for periods in USA, Austria, The Netherlands, Italy, UK

A very large funeral fire and distant suicide 1981 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil with synthetic polymer paint wash Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower centre within image in black pencil, 'f81'. Titled verso lower right in black pencil, ' D FRANK / A VERY / LARGE FUNERAL / FIRE and DISTANT / SUICIDE'. Inscribed verso lower right on white adhesive label in black pencil, '170 x 345'. Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '#3204 M + A - B'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 170.0 h x 245.0 w cm sheet 170.0 h x 245.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Dale Frank Gift 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.87
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Singleton, NSW, 2014.