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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1915 – Woollahra, New South Wales, Australia 1989

  • Europe, Africa 1936-40
  • Bali 1967-80

Studies for creatures invading from outer space [recto]
not titled [lactating animal and child] [verso]
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and india ink and red ink,ink wash and watercolour traces [recto]; drawing in pen and black and red inks and ink wash [verso] Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled recto upper left in black ink, 'Studies for creatures invading / fromOuter Space'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 47.2 h x 35.2 w cm image (verso) 48.2 h x 33.8 w cm sheet 49.8 h x 37.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.664.46AB
Image rights: Reproduced with permission from the Estate of the Late Donald Friend
  • Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the proposed Australian National Gallery, from Reinhart Hassert, art dealer, Sydney, March 1973.