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Auckland, New Zealand 1900 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1986

  • Australia from 1922
  • France, England 1930
  • Europe, Central America, Mexico 1937

'That breaker's a long time coming' June 1940 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and ink and brush Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower centre in pen and black ink 'Unk/White'. not dated. Titled lower centre in print on paper fixed to work 'That breaker's a long time coming'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'Spare/ 3...(illeg)'. Stamped verso centre left in ink 'Published /July 14 40'. Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'BM'. Stamped and written in ink verso centre 'Paid/No. A7614 Date 21/6/40'.
Dimensions: image 36.4 h x 54.6 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 55.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mr and Mrs K Charleston 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.1090
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Mr & Ms K. Charleston, Melbourne, December 1991.