Sidney NOLAN, Bushranger head with red mask Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 1

Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

Bushranger head with red mask (1946-47)
Collection Title: Bushrangers' heads
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in charcoal and enamel paint Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: sheet 31.7 h x 25.2 w cm sight 31.9 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.558
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust
Provenance:
  • Collection of John and Sunday Reed 1947-78.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from John and Sunday Reed, Melbourne, 1978.