Christian WALLER

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

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

not titled [Thomas and the Persian]. 1932
Collection Title: Waller, Christian. 'The gates of dawn: a book made for the young'. Melbourne: Golden Arrow Press, 1932.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: cream wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.0 h x 15.5 w cm sheet 22.8 h x 17.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1836AB
  • With the artist at her death in 1954.
  • Collection of Klytie Pate, neice 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., 190, (illistrated), as 'Kindly lent by Klytie Pate'.