Ludwig HIRSCHFELD MACK
Frankfurt, Germany 1893
Victoria, Australia 1965
- England 1936-40
- Australia from 1940
Hay, Murrumbidgee River landscape.
Internment camp, Hay, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, woodcut, printed in dark brown ink, from one block Support: thin smooth buff wovw paper
Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'L. Hirschfeld-Mack'.
dated lower centre below image in black pencil, '1940'.
titled lower left below image in black pencil, 'Hay, Murrumbidgee'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso of backing board of frame lower left on small rectangular clear self-adhesive label printed in black ink, '998 Woodcut Hay Murrumbidgee'.
inscribed verso of backing board of frame lower right in black ball-point pen, '998'.
printed image 13.0 h x 17.1 w cm sheet (sight) 14.5 h x 20.0 w cm
: Gift of Chris Bell 2015 Accession No
: NGA 2015.990 Subject
: War: second world war, 1939-1945
- 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.