John OLSEN, Pedestrian crossing Enlarge 1 /1


Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia born 1928

  • Europe 1956-60
  • Spain, Portugal 1965-67

Pedestrian crossing 1969 Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, drawing in synthetic polymer paint and gouache Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in black pencil, 'John Olsen 69'. Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Pedestrian Crossing'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in ballpoint pen, '7 / Pedestrian Crossing'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'A-G.27-7'.
Dimensions: sheet 55.4 h x 76.2 w cm sight 56.5 h x 77.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.1417
Image rights: © John Olsen. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Niagara Galleries, Melbourne, 1986.