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Frank BURDETT

Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 1897 – Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia 1971

Tamarco Bartlett pears between1939 and 1946 Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil, pen and ink, brush and ink and watercolour Support: cardboard
Impression: working proof

Primary Insc: not signed or dated. Titled upper centre as part of work, in pen and black ink ' 'Tamarco' Bartlett pears'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed centre as part of work, in ink 'Standard/ quality'. Inscribed upper centre in ink 'S/S / 2/53'. Inscribed lower right in ink 'Lt. Blue'. Inscribed upper right in black pencil 'Lt. Blue'.
Dimensions: image 11.1 h x 32.9 w cm sheet 19.1 h x 37.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Eleanor Burdett, the artist's wife 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1690
Provenance:
  • With the lithographic artist until his death in 1971.
  • By descent to Eleanor Burdett, the artist's widow.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Eleanor Burdett, Canberra, October 1987.