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Dorrit BLACK

Burnside, South Australia, Australia 1891 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1951

  • Europe 1927-29
  • Europe, United States 1934-35

Toucans. 1938 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, linocut, printed in colour inks, from seven blocks (brown; black; grey; green; yellow; cobalt blue; red) Support: off-white paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Dorrit Black'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, TOUCANS'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '6/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on frame verso upper right in pen and black ink, 'Deborah, Jan '81 [vertically along edge]'.
Dimensions: printed image 22.9 h x 22.4 w cm sheet 22.9 h x 22.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1938.0001 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | undesignated impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.2416
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Robert Pontifex, Adelaide, 2014.