Burnside, South Australia, Australia 1891
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1951
- Europe 1927-29
- Europe, United States 1934-35
The monastery church.
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
Edition: edition of 30
Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'Dorrit Black'.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org / DORRIT BLACK 1981-1951 / The Monastery Church 1936 / lithograph [sic] edition /30 / 23.5 x 32.7cm / monogrammed in black upper right: DB / 215164'.
printed image 23.5 h x 32.7 w cm
: PIAP | 1936.0012 | impression | National Gallery of Australia
: Purchased 2015 Accession No
: NGA 2015.1216