Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

(Illustration to Rimbaud 'Bottom'), collage December 1940 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, collage of prints from wood engravings Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed verso upper left in pen and black ink, 'Bottom Dec 1940 Nolan'. Titled verso upper left in pen and black ink, 'Illustration to Rimbaud'.
Dimensions: sheet 16.8 h x 10.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Barrett Reid 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.685
Subject: Australia, Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust
  • Collection of John and Sunday Reed, Melbourne.
  • By descent to Barrett Reid, Melbourne.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Barrett Reid, Melbourne, 1987.