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Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

Christmas day collage 1939 Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and oil paint over collage of page of printed text and illustration, cloth and tissue paper Support: photographic paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'Nolan 1939' ('N' reversed).
Dimensions: sheet 35.4 h x 43.0 w cm image 24.4 h x 23.0 w cm sight 29.0 h x 38.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.1144.2
Subject: Australia, Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, 1992.