Bellefontaine, United States of America 1846
Mosman, New South Wales, Australia 1927
In the heat of the battle
[Meeting anti State Socialism] (1904-10)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, gouache; ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink and wash, heightened with white gouache Support: paper mounted on cardboard
Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink 'Hop'.
Titled verso of backing in pen and black ink 'In the Heat of the battle'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed upper left as part of work in ink 'Meeting Anti State Socialism'.
Inscribed lower right as part of work in ink 'State Socialism'.
Inscribed verso centre on paper fixed to backing, in ink 'A branch of the Women's National League/has been formed/ at Potts Point to combat Socialism./Invariable daily paper item. The/Bulletin suggests a crest for the League's/notepaper'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '2U2'.
image 29.4 h x 43.3 w cm sheet 29.4 h x 43.3 w cm backing 31.7 h x 45.4 w cm
: Purchased 1976 Accession No
: NGA 76.1619
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rosalind Hollinrake, Melbourne, 1976.