Charles BLACKMAN, Schoolgirls Enlarge 1 /1


Harbord, New South Wales, Australia born 1928

  • England 1961–66
  • France 1970–71

Schoolgirls [(Two schoolgirls holding hands), The Colonel's Daughters] 1953 Title Notes: inscription verso, possibly exhibited Peter Bray Gallery, Melbourne May 1953
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, gouache on cardboard oil on pulpboard

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, 'BLACKMAN/APR 1953'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed with title verso upper centre 'THE COLONELS DAUGHTERS' crossed out mid left, 'THE DANCE'. small circular sticker with no. 74
Dimensions: 63.5 h x 76.5 w cm framed (overall) 706 h x 833 w x 50 d mm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1969
Accession No: NGA 69.80
  • Southern Cross Galleries, Melbourne 1969