Dorrit BLACK, The monastery church. Enlarge 1 /1

Dorrit BLACK

Burnside, South Australia, Australia 1891 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1951

  • Europe 1927-29
  • Europe, United States 1934-35

The monastery church. 1936 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, linocut, printed in colour inks, from five blocks (indian red, light blue, blue, dark blue) Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 9/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'Dorrit Black'. not dated. titled lower left below image in black pencil, 'The Monastery Church.'. inscribed lower centre below image in black pencil, '9/30'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso upper left on rectangular white self-adhesive label printed in black ink, 'Bonhams / Important Australian and International Art / 16 June 2015 - Sydney / Lot 65 / DORRIT BLACK (AUSTRALIAN, 1891 - 1951) / The Monastery Church, 1936 / signed 'Dorrit Black' in margin lower right; titled and numbered 'The Monastery Church 9/30' in margin lower left; / interlaced monogram 'DB' in black upper right / linocut printed in yellow ochre, reddish brown, blue & dark blue / 25.5 x 32.5cm / $15,000 - $20,000'. inscribed verso lower centre on rectangular white self-adhesive label printed in black ink, 'Lauraine Diggins Fine Art Pty Ltd / 5 Malakoff Street North Caulfield / Melbourne Australia 3161 / Tel 613 9509 9855 Fax 613 9509 4549 / www.diggins.com.au ausasrt@diggins.com.au / DORRIT BLACK 1981-1951 / The Monastery Church 1936 / lithograph [sic] edition /30 / 23.5 x 32.7cm / monogrammed in black upper right: DB / 215164'.
Dimensions: printed image 23.5 h x 32.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1936.0012 | impression | National Gallery of Australia
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1216