Sidney NOLAN, Carcass (recto); Carcass (verso) Enlarge 1 /2
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Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

Carcass (recto)
Carcass (verso)
[Drought] 1952 Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in fibre-tipped pen and enamel paint [recto]; drawing in fibre-tipped pen [verso] Support: glossy paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated recto lower right in black pencil, 'Nolan 52'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'AG 2669'.
Dimensions: sheet 25.2 h x 30.4 w cm sight 25.9 h x 31.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.564AB
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust
Provenance:
  • Gift to Cynthia Nolan (the artist's wife), from the artist.
  • Bequeathed to Robin Banks (a close friend of Cynthia Nolan), Scotland, 1976.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Australian Galleries, Sydney, 1987.