Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1960

Mother 1955 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, gouache; ink; paper drawing in brush and ink and gouache Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in brush and black ink, 'Joy Hester / 55'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'Mother' [? ] or 'Mora' [?]
Dimensions: sight 72.6 h x 47.0 w cm sheet 75.2 h x 49.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.305
Image rights: © Joy Hester. Licensed by Viscopy
  • The artist, Gray Smith, Tolarno Galleries