Auburn, Victoria, Australia 1904
Geelong, Victoria, Australia 1982
The wide boys.
Kew, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in black pencil, brush and ink and watercolour Support: medium-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in pen and black ink, 'Eric Thake, 1952'.
inscribed lower right below image in black pencil, 'Jack Silverman's Gents' Second Hand / Clothes Shop / North of Lt Bourke St. East side of Russell St. Melb. Vic'.
inscribed upper centre above image in black pencil, 'Pinky natural wood / White mount'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
image 46.5 h x 36.4 w cm sheet 51.5 h x 38.0 w cm
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.1101 Subject
: Australia, Art style: Surrealism
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Leonard Joel, Melbourne, June 1980;
- Fom the auction, 'Australian, New Zealand, British and European historical and contemporary drawings and paintings, sculptures', Melbourne: Leonard Joel, 28-30 May 1980, lot 145.