New Caledonia 1902
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1981
'No! No! Don't paint me in oils! My doctor has forbidden me all fats!'
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in pen and ink and crayon Support: paper
Primary Insc: Signed lower centre in pen and black ink, 'Emile Mercier'.
Dated verso centre in ballpoint pen, '1961'.
Titled upper edge in black pencil, and again on paper fixed to lower edge of work in typescript, 'No! No! Don't paint me in oils! My doctor has forbidden me all fats'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'EM 058'.
image 13.8 h x 19.8 w cm sheet 20.0 h x 21.2 w cm
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.64
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Black and White Artworks, Sydney, February 1980.