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Florence MARTIN

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1908 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1984

  • USA and unspecified international travels 1942-52
  • England 1952-72

Kathleen MARTIN

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1903

  • USA and unspecified international travels 1942-52
  • England 1952-72

The dream-maker: The cloak spread behind her like the wings of a bat (1935 - 1942) Description: Illustration for story "The dream-maker"

Collection Title: Told in the twilight
Place made: St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink, brush and ink and watercolour Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower left in pen and black ink, 'FLORENCE / MARTIN'. not dated. Titled upper edge in black pencil, 'The Dream-Maker-'. inscribed lower edge in black pencil, 'The cloak spread behind her like the wings of a bat'.
Dimensions: image 24.2 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 26.0 h x 22.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kathleen Martin 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.1487.12
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Kathleen Martin, of work by herself, and her sister Florence Martin, Sydney December 1992.