Ludwig HIRSCHFELD MACK, not titled [study of shapes and patterns]. Enlarge 1 /1


Frankfurt, Germany 1893 – Victoria, Australia 1965

  • England 1936-40
  • Australia from 1940

not titled [study of shapes and patterns]. 1960s Place made: Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black and red ink Support: thick smooth cream wove card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'L.H. Mack'. inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Signed by / Olive Hirschfeld / 8/11/1965'. inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '[illegible] 992 / [illegible] 901 / 42'.
Dimensions: image 16.2 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 19.6 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Chris Bell 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.986
  • 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.