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David LOW

Dunedin, New Zealand 1892 – England 1963

  • Australia 1911-19
  • England from 1919

On the Transcontinental (1911-19) Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and ink and brush Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink 'Low'. not dated. Titled upper left in pen and black ink 'On the Transcontinental'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed upper left below title in ink ' 'Hot! Nonsense! ... finest climate in/the world...don't know what/heat is...absurd.../(collapses)'. Inscribed centre as part of work in ink 'ICE'.
Dimensions: image 35.0 h x 28.4 w cm sheet 38.1 h x 31.4 w cm
Accession No: NGA 46.14
Provenance:
  • Collection of the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), by 1946.