Sidney NOLAN, IIlustration to Rimbaud Enlarge 1 /1

Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

IIlustration to Rimbaud December 1940 Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, collage of prints from steel engravings Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated verso upper centre in pen and ink, 'Dec 1940 Nolan'. Inscribed verso upper centre in pen and ink 'Illustration to Rimbaud'
Dimensions: sheet 20.4 h x 13.5 w cm image 15.3 h x 9.6 w cm sight 15.6 h x 9.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Barrett Reid 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.687
Subject: Australia, Art style: Surrealism
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.