Frankfurt, Germany 1893 – Victoria, Australia 1965

  • England 1936-40
  • Australia from 1940

Aquarell III 1919 Place made: Weimar, Thuringia, Erfurt district, Germany
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, drawing in watercolour over black pencil; additions in varnish Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper in original cardboard matt
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left in black pencil, 'Ludwig Hirschfeld 1919'. titled lower left of cardboard matt in black pencil, 'Aquarell III'. signed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'Ludwig Hirschfeld'. inscrived lower right in black pencil, 'LH' or 'LM'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: sight image 18.5 h x 13.1 w cm sheet 24.7 h x 16.3 w cm backing 32.7 h x 24.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Olive Hirschfeld 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.852
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist’s widow Olive Hirschfeld, April 1979.