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Eirene MORT

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1879 – Bowral, New South Wales, Australia 1977

  • England 1899-1905
  • Italy 1926

not titled [Waratah and cord motif - design for casket]. (1906-12) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; gouache; graphite; paper drawing in pen and ink and brush and gouache and black pencil Support: 3 pieces of paper mounted on cardboard, with one image on each piece

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Inscribed under image 1, gouache ''End of casket'. Inscribed under image 2, gouache 'Side view of Handle'. (IIleg. inscription under image 3, gouache)
Tertiary Insc: Label lower left '139'.
Dimensions: image 1 25.7 h x 35.8 w cm image 2 25.7 h x 7.0 w cm image 3 30.2 h x 51.8 w cm backing 78.0 h x 62.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.681.41.A-C
  • With the artist until her death in 1977.
  • Estate of the artist.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Jim Alexander Gallery, Melbourne, who represented the estate, May 1984.