Dorrit BLACK

Burnside, South Australia, Australia 1891 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1951

  • Europe 1927-29
  • Europe, United States 1934-35

The wool quilt makers. 1940 or 1941 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from five blocks (red; yellow; black; blue; dark brown) Support: thin soft white oriental paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: colour proof
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 23.4 h x 31.5 w cm sheet 26.7 h x 42.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1940.0002 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | colour proof
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.605
Subject: War: second world war, 1939-1945 Australia, Art style: Grosvenor school linocuts
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist's family, Adelaide, July 1982.