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Christian WALLER

Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia 1894 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1954

  • England and Europe 1929-30
  • United States of America 1939-40

The presentation in the temple [Design for no. 5 window, St Barnabas Church, West Wyalong] c.1938 Place made: Ivanhoe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in watercolour and gouache Support: paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'Christian Waller'. not dated. inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Design for No. 5 window / St Barnabas' Church / West Wyalong'. inscribed upper edge as part of image 'The presentation/in/the temple'.
Dimensions: image 23.0 h x 7.8 w cm sheet 35.0 h x 20.2 w cm sight 33.1 h x 19.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1560
  • With the artist at her death in 1954.
  • Collection of Klytie Pate, niece of the artist.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, August 1979;
  • From the exhibition, 'Christian waller 1895/1956', Melbourne: Deutsher Galleries, 8 September - 30 September 1978, cat. no., 21.