Ludwig HIRSCHFELD MACK, Prehistoric [recto]; (Study for 'Prehistoric') [verso] Enlarge 1 /1


Frankfurt, Germany 1893 – Victoria, Australia 1965

  • England 1936-40
  • Australia from 1940

Prehistoric [recto]
(Study for 'Prehistoric') [verso]
1963 Place made: Ferny Creek, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, transfer print, printed in black ink; watercolour additions (recto); black pencil (verso) Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated recto lower left in black pencil, 'L.H. Mack / 1963'. Dated and titled verso lower right in black pencil, 'Prehistoric / 1963'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '1963'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 26.8 h x 34.0 w cm image (verso) 26.4 h x 35.2 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 37.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Olive Hirschfeld 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.604AB
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist's widow Olive Hirschfeld, 1977.