Kensington, New South Wales, Australia
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- England and elsewhere 1925-31
The cock laid his beak, first on one side and then the other, of Favouritina's nose
Collection Title: Illustrations for the book "The princess with the pea-green nose"
New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique:
drawing in pen and ink and brush
Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink, 'Myra Cocks'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso on label in ink and pencil, 'Subject: Illustration from/'The princess with the pea-green nose/Name (Miss) Myra Cocks/Price (pds) 5.5.0/ Gillendoon/Francis St/Randwick'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower edge in black pencil, 'Illustration - Princess with the Pea/Green Nose'.
Inscribed upper right faintly in black pencil, 'Cut in shelf/ 1/5/26'.
Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'Princess with/a pea-green nose/AWR/ 12/22/26'.
Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'AWR/ 12/23'.
Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'D' [in circle].
Label verso lower left, 'Princess w. Pea Green Nose/$25/Illus. by/Myra Cocks'.
x 23.8 w
x 19.4 w
x 23.4 w
: Purchased 1994
: NGA 94.1501
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Woolloomooloo Gallery, Sydney, October 1994.