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27 Oxford Street, Edinburgh, Scotland 1875 – 24 Belmont Ave, Kew, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1955

  • Australia 1889-1900
  • France 1900-13
  • Australia from 1913
  • USA, Europe 1931

not titled [Head study of baby with eyes open
Nativity scene in background]
(1906) Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, conté crayon; graphite; paper drawing in conté crayon and black pencil Support: paper (sketchbook page)

Primary Insc: signed lower centre in ballpoint pen 'Max Meldrum'. not dated or titled.
Dimensions: image 15.6 h x 11.0 w cm sheet 21.0 h x 12.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.680
  • By descent to Ida Meldrum, the artist's daughter ? - 1973.
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee of the future Australian National Gallery, from Ida Meldrum, 1973.