Ludwig HIRSCHFELD MACK, Sandstorm Enlarge 1 /1

Ludwig HIRSCHFELD MACK

Frankfurt, Germany 1893 – Victoria, Australia 1965

  • England 1936-40
  • Australia from 1940

Sandstorm 1940 Place made: Internment camp, Hay, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in watercolour over black pencil; additions in varnish Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: not signed. dated verso lower right in black pencil, '1940'. titled verso lower right in black pencil, 'Hay'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions,
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'CB 955'.
Dimensions: image 20.5 h x 21.7 w cm sheet 20.5 h x 21.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Chris Bell 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.980
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
Provenance:
  • The artist until his death in 1965.
  • Collection of Olive Hirschfeld, the artists widow, by descent.
  • Collection of Chris Bell, the artists grandson, by descent.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Chris Bell, the artists grandson, Queensland, 2015.