Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia 1894
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1954
- England and Europe 1929-30
- United States of America 1939-40
Pierrette - St. George and the Dragon [poster for]
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, posters, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured in brush and red ink Support: medium-weight buff wove paper on thin cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown
Edition Notes: Poster to advertise the operas 'Pierrette' and 'St. George and the Dragon' by Fritz Hart, that were performed at the Playhouse Theatre in Melbourne.
Hart was friends with the artist. She designed a bookplate for him, an impression of which is in the NGA's collection: IRN 168404 accession no. 93.610.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
printed image 36.4 h x 23.6 w cm sheet 41.0 h x 28.6 w
: Purchased 1981 Accession No
: NGA 81.2880 Subject
: Theatre poster
- 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.