Adrian FEINT

Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia 1894 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1971

Vanessa Imperialis in ballet 'Les papillons'. c.1940 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; graphite; ink drawing in pen and brush and wash over black pencil Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled lower left in black pencil 'Vanessa Imperialis/from/Les Papillons'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed upper left in black pencil 'First Illustration in book'.
Dimensions: image 28.4 h x 13.6 w cm sheet 30.0 h x 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1619
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia
Image rights: Courtesy the Estate of Adrian Feint
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Artarmon Gallery, Sydney, 1979.