Henry SALKAUSKAS, Why?. Enlarge 1 /1


Kaunas, Lithuania 1925 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1979

  • Australia from 1949

Why?. 1950 Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin cream wove (newsprint) paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/?
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in pen and ink, 'H Salkauskas -50'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in pen and ink, 'Nr.2'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 12.8 h x 8.6 w cm sheet 20.0 h x 13.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Eva Kubbos 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.2456
Subject: Australia, Art style: Cold War 1947–1991
Image rights: © Eva Kubbos
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Eva Kubbos, 1988.