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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1915 – Woollahra, New South Wales, Australia 1989

  • Europe, Africa 1936-40
  • Bali 1967-80

Speed the plough 1977 Materials & Technique: drawings, colour pencil; graphite; ink; paint; paper drawing in black pencil, colour inks, pen and ink wash and gold paint Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and titled lower right in black ink, 'Speed the Plough - / Donald Friend '77'.
Dimensions: image 47.8 h x 61.2 w cm sheet 47.8 h x 61.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.580
Image rights: Reproduced with permission from the Estate of the Late Donald Friend
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Australian Galleries, Sydney, 1978.