Ludwig HIRSCHFELD MACK, Abstract Enlarge 1 /1


Frankfurt, Germany 1893 – Victoria, Australia 1965

  • England 1936-40
  • Australia from 1940

Abstract 1940 Place made: Internment camp, Hay, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: very thin smooth transparent cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: not signed. dated and inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Hay 1940'. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 18.6 h x 24.8 w cm sheet (irregular) 25.6 h x 38.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Olive Hirschfeld 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.832
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist’s widow Olive Hirschfeld, April 1979.