Vera BLACKBURN, Tom-Tom. Enlarge 1 /1

Vera BLACKBURN

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1911 – Kent, England 1991

  • England from 1937

Tom-Tom. October 1934 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: no edition printed, approximatly 7 impressions

Edition Notes: A preparatory drawing is in the collection of the National Gallery of Australia, 93.1897AB A preparatory drawing is in the collection of the National Gallery of Australia, 93.1898
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Vera Blackburn Oct 1934'. Titlef lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Tom-Tom'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.4 h x 21.6 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.942
Image rights: © Vera Blackburn
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, May 1980;
  • From the exhibition, 'Vera Blackburn', Melbourne: Deutsher Galleries, 4 October - 18 October 1979, cat., no.9.