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Robert LILBURNE

1915 – 1962

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
Impression: 19/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'Lilburne' not dated. 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.)'.
Dimensions: printed image 22.0 h x 18.5 w cm sheet (sight) 23.8 h x 19.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.949
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Reeder Fine Art, Melbourne, 2015.