The wog and the mare
1940 or 1941
Materials & Technique:
prints, linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: smooth cream paper subsequently laid down on cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 20
Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'Lilburne'
titled lower left below image in black pencil, 'The Wog + the Mare'.
inscribed lower centre below image in black pencil, '19/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso on rectangular white paper affixed to backing board handwritten in black pencil, 'Ron Lilburne / (b.1915; d Melb, 1968) Painter; council member / of the Victorian Artists Society. Studies: / Melbourne (under AD. Colquhoun). A / memorial exhibition of Lilburne's work was held at the Victorian Artist's Society / in April 1963. / Allan McCulloch (Encyclopedia of Aust. Art.)'.
printed image 22.0 h x 18.5 w cm sheet (sight) 23.8 h x 19.4 w cm
: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2015 Accession No
: NGA 2015.949
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Reeder Fine Art, Melbourne, 2015.