Carl PLATE, U S No. 8 Enlarge 1 /1


Perth, Western Australia, Australia 1909 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1977

  • United States of America, Mexico, England, Europe, Russia 1935-40

U S No. 8 1961 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and acrylic paint Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in synthetic polymer paint, 'Carl Plate 61'. Titled and Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'US No 8 / 446 [in rectangle] 61'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '$150'.
Dimensions: image 77.6 h x 57.0 w cm sheet 77.6 h x 57.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1560
Image rights: © The estate of Carl Plate
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from The Painters Gallery, Sydney, 1987.