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Christian WALLER

Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia 1894 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1954

  • England and Europe 1929-30
  • United States of America 1939-40

Study for the linocut "Perhaps it was the dark held out his hand, and morning came and stole his hand away" 1930 or 1931 Place made: Ivanhoe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Christian/Waller'. not dated.
Dimensions: sheet 19.6 h x 9.0 w cm sight 20.4 h x 9.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.2877
Provenance:
  • With the artist at her death in 1954.
  • Collection of Klytie Pate, niece of the artist.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, November 1981.