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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 and affixed paper
Impression: working proof

Primary Insc: not signed or dated. Titled upper centre in pen and black ink ' 'Tamarco' Bartlett Pears'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed as part of work twice, in ink 'Tamarco'. Printed as part of work twice 'Bartlett Pears (halves)'. Printed as part of work 'Dessert/Fruit/In Syrup'. Inscribed lower right in ink 'Red'.
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 87.1696
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.