Dorrit BLACK

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

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

Naval funeral. between 1946 and 1949 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (black; dark blue; dark beige; purple) Support: thin cream laid oriental paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2
Impression: colour proof
Edition: 1st state proofs; 2nd state edition of 50, probable

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 16.0 h x 24.3 w cm sheet 20.7 h x 27.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1946.0001 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | colour proof
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.606
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, 1982.