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Siauliai, Lithuania 1923 – New South Wales, Australia 2014

  • Australia from 1948

Untitled [skull]. [Skull] 1945 Place made: Bavaria, Germany
Creation Notes: 5 Februrary 1945
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black ink Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated verso centre in marker and black ink, 'Jurgis Miksevicius / 5.2.1945'. Titled verso centre in marker and black ink, '"Skull"'. Dated centre right adjacent image in black ink, '5.2.45'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, '1945 no name / the date says it all'.
Dimensions: image 39.0 h x 33.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 48.5 h x 38.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Helena Miksevicius and Carolyn Leigh 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.157
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Helena Miksevicius and Carolyn Leigh, Sydney, 2016.