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Kensington, New South Wales, Australia 1893 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1940


  • England and elsewhere 1925-31

Horror upon horrors! (1926)
Collection Title: Illustrations for the book "The Princess with the pea-green nose"
Place made: New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and ink and brush Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower left in pen and black ink, 'Myra Cocks'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower edge in black pencil, 'The Princess with the Pea Green Nose'. Inscribed verso upper edge in black pencil, 'The Pea Green Nose/ Page 31 'Horror upon horrors' '.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'AWR/ 6/7 / Pea Green'. Inscribed upper left in black pencil, '100'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'B' [in circle]. Label verso lower left, 'Princess w. Pea Green Nose / $25/Illus. by / Myra Cocks'.
Dimensions: sheet 28.8 h x 24.0 w cm image 21.6 h x 16.5 w cm sight 28.0 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.1505
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Woolloomooloo Gallery, Sydney, October 1994.