Danila VASSILIEFF, Peter and the wolf: The duck goes to swim in the pond Enlarge 1 /1

Danila VASSILIEFF

Kagalinitskaia, Rostov on Don, Russia 1897 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1958

  • Australia 1923-29
  • Central and South America, Europe, England 1929-35
  • Australia from 1935

Peter and the wolf: The duck goes to swim in the pond (1948-49)
Collection Title: Peter and the wolf: Series A
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in watercolour and gouache Support: thin paper

Primary Insc: signed upper left in black pencil, 'Vassilieff'. not dated.
Dimensions: sheet 27.8 h x 42.8 w cm sight 28.2 h x 43.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.721.1
Provenance:
  • Collection of Elizabeth Vassilieff Wolf, Sydney, to 1973.
  • Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the future Australian National Gallery, from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, November 1973.