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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1915 – Woollahra, New South Wales, Australia 1989

  • Europe, Africa 1936-40
  • Bali 1967-80

Kerri type [head of a native boy] 1939 Place made: Indonesia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and india ink and ink wash Support: beige paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated upper left in black pencil, 'Donald.39'. Titled and inscribed upper left in pen and black ink, '1 Kerri type'.
Dimensions: sheet 34.5 h x 22.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.664.33
Image rights: Reproduced with permission from the Estate of the Late Donald Friend
  • Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the proposed Australian National Gallery, from Reinhart Hassert, art dealer, Sydney, March 1973.