Roy OPIE, Strongman. Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1909 – Paris, France 1968

  • France from 1960

Strongman. 1946 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink and red crayon Support: buff paper

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and titled lower left in pen and black ink, 'Strongman / Opie / '46'. Inscribed lower right in ink, 'PLUS'.
Dimensions: image 26.0 h x 19.0 w cm sheet 29.0 h x 28.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1670
Subject: Australia, Art style: Surrealism
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Mrs Ena Mudge, the artist's sister, 1979.