Frankfurt, Germany 1893 – Victoria, Australia 1965

  • England 1936-40
  • Australia from 1940

Stringed instrument (1 string) about 1920 to 1960 Materials & Technique: woodwork, musical instruments,

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on base of instrument upper left in black ball-point pen, '1118.148'.
Dimensions: 5.0 h x 73.7 w x 3.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Chris Bell 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.999
  • 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.