Ian FAIRWEATHER, not titled [Two natives]. Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain 1891 – Australia 1974

  • travelled in the Asia-Pacific region from 1928
  • based in Australia from 1943

not titled [Two natives]. c.1955 Place made: Bribie Island, Morton Bay, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, paintings, gouache, tempera and synthetic polymer paint Support: thin grey cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in white gouache, 'IF'. not dated. not titled.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in blue ballpoint pen, 'Ian Fairweather'. Inscribed verso upper left in ink 'Property L.H. Swanton'. Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, ' Two Natives'. Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '7'.
Dimensions: image 52.2 h x 36.6 w cm sheet 52.8 h x 38.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Lucy Swanton 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.2353
Image rights: © Ian Fairweather/DACS. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Bequest of Lucy Swanton.
  • Bequest to the Australian National Gallery, from Lucy Swanton (died 1981), ratified December 1982.