Ludwig HIRSCHFELD MACK, Jump into a new world Enlarge 1 /1


Frankfurt, Germany 1893 – Victoria, Australia 1965

  • England 1936-40
  • Australia from 1940

Jump into a new world 1940 Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil with watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'Mack 40'. Titled lower left in black pencil, 'Jump into a new world'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left to lower centre in black pencil 'Von einem krieg zum andern -/ ohne kopf'. ['From one war to another - without a thought.']
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'L.H. Mack 1940'. Inscribed verso upper righr and lower right in black pencil, '6'.
Dimensions: image 16.6 h x 25.5 w cm sheet 19.8 h x 28.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Olive Hirschfeld 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.824
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist’s widow Olive Hirschfeld, April 1979.