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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

St Hilda: Caedmon's song [Cartoon for stained glass window] Place made: Ivanhoe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in charcoal, black pencil and red crayon Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed as part of image centre left in charcoal, 'St Hilda'. inscribed as part of image lower right in charcoal, 'Caedmon's Song'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'St Hilda / St Richard'.
Dimensions: image 238.5 h x 110.3 w cm sheet (irregular) 250.0 h x 154.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1582
  • 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., 141.