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Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

ATELIER 17

Paris commenced 1927

print workshop (organisation)

  • New York

not titled [drought]. c. 1958 Place made: Atelier 17, Academie Ranson, rue Joseph Bara, Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, relief print roll-up, printed in orange and yellow inks by the viscosity printing method, from one plate; hard-ground etching and aquatint, printed in dark pruple ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: working state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Nolan'. dated verso lower right in black pencil, '1958'. inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Paris'. inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Hayter / Studio'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso upper left in black ballpoint pen and black pencil, '74 ['4' overdrawn] 5/A'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 39.2 h x 24.4 w cm sheet (irregular) 50.0 h x 33.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2016.
Accession No: NGA 2016.428
Provenance:
  • With the artist at his death and subsequently transferred to his widow, Lady Mary Nolan.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Estate of Lady Nolan, Powys, Wales, through the facilitator Mark Fraser Fine Art, Parkville, Victoria, 2016.