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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

A masked harlequin and a beautiful lady in a striped crinoline (1935 - 1942) Description: Illustration for story "Marionette Maggie"

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

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled upper right in black pencil, 'A masked Harlequin'. inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'A beautiful lady / in a striped crinoline'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper left in black pencil, '5. [circled] Text illustrations'.
Dimensions: image overall 27.4 h x 19.0 w cm sheet 32.8 h x 25.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kathleen Martin 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.1488.7
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Kathleen Martin, of work by herself, and her sister Florence Martin, Sydney December 1992.