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Title

Hay: Figures swimming in the Murrumbidgee


Artist

Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack

Germany, Australia

11 Jul 1893 - 07 Jan 1965


Details


Other Titles

Landscape, Hay

Hay (Bathers on the Murrumbidgee River, N.S.W.)


Place where the work was made

Hay New South Wales Australia


Date

1940-1941


Media category

Print


Materials used

woodcut, printed in black ink on light blue wove paper


Edition

unknown


Dimensions

13.0 x 18.0 cm blockmark; 21.2 x 26.9 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed l.r. below blockmark, pencil "L.Hirschfeld-Mack". Dated l.l. below blockmark, pencil "... 1940-41".


Credit

Gift of Olive Hirschfeld, the artist's widow 1974


Location

Not on display


Accession number

106.1974


Artist information

Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack

Works in the collection

39


Place

Where the work was made
Hay

Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Roger Arthur Butler, Printed images by Australian artists 1885-1955, Canberra, 2007, 221 (colour illus.). titled 'Hay (Bathers on the Murrumbidgee River, N.S.W.)'; Collection of National Gallery of Australia

Nicholas Draffin, Australian woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920s and 1930s, South Melbourne, 1976, 15, 75 (illus.). titled 'Landscape, Hay'

Gavin Wilson, The Big River show: Murrumbidgee Riverine, Wagga Wagga, 2002, 20 (colour illus.). NOTE: this print belongs to the National Gallery of Australia and is titled 'May (Bathers on the Murrumbidgee River, N.S.W.)