Sally L'ESTRANGE, Iraqi civil troops heading for Iran Enlarge 1 /1


Brisbane, Queensland, Australia born 1953

  • England 1975-76

Iraqi civil troops heading for Iran 1981 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate; hand-written text in pink fibre tipped pen Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/8
Edition: edition of 8

Primary Insc: Signed centre right on image in black pencil, 'S L'Estrange'. Titled lower left to right in pink fibre-tipped pen, 'Iraqi civil troops heading for Iran. The / soldiers going to fight near Abedan / are pictured 200m from the Iraq / Iran border at Seba - AA photo'. Inscribed centre left on image in black pencil, '8/8'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 23.8 h x 38.8 w cm sheet 29.0 h x 39.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Fund 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.648
Subject: War: Gulf war, 1990-1991
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Powell Street Gallery, Melbourne, 1984.