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Kensington, New South Wales, Australia 1893 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1940


  • England and elsewhere 1925-31

"Oh no, no!" she exclaimed, "Please don't" (1926)
Collection Title: Illustrations for the book "The Princess with the pea-green nose"
Place made: New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and ink and brush Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed upper left in pen and black ink, 'Myra Cocks'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower edge in black pencil, 'Illustration - Princess with Pea Green Nose'. Inscribed verso upper edge in black pencil, 'The pea green nose/page 38 - 'Oh, no, no!' she exclaimed 'please don't' '.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'AWR/ 6/7 /Pea /Green'. Inscribed upper left in black pencil, '108'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'E' [in circle]. Label verso lower left, 'Princess w. Pea Green Nose/$25/Illus. by/Myra Cocks'.
Dimensions: sheet 33.0 h x 22.2 w cm image 22.6 h x 15.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.1506
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Woolloomooloo Gallery, Sydney, October 1994.