Ann NEWMARCH, Malu Karu (Sturt Desert Pea) Enlarge 1 /1

Ann NEWMARCH

Australia born 1945

  • USA, UK 1980
  • China 1986

Malu Karu (Sturt Desert Pea) 1981 Place made: Prospect, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick wove paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Newmarch '81'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'STUARTS DESERT/ Clianthus formosos/ (white mans name)'. Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'MALU KURU/ Kangaro [sic] eye/ (Pitjantjatjara)'.
Dimensions: printed image 25.8 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 50.4 h x 34.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Ann Newmarch 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1200
Subject: Australia, Plants
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Adelaide, June 1988.