Sidney NOLAN, The manger Enlarge 1 /1

Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

The manger December 1940 Materials & Technique: drawings, crayon; paper drawing in crayon Support: paper mounted on paper

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and inscribed centre left in ink, 'The Manger / Dec 1940 Nolan'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower edge upside down in black pencil, 'Alain Rothe Grullet'.
Dimensions: sheet 12.4 h x 9.8 w cm backing 15.7 h x 17.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Barrett Reid 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.682
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust
Provenance:
  • Collection of John and Sunday Reed, Melbourne.
  • By descent to Barrett Reid, Melbourne.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Barrett Reid, Melbourne, 1987.