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Collection

Sidney Nolan

(Australia, England 22 Apr 1917 – 28 Nov 1992)

Title
Landscape
Year
1942
Media categories
Drawing, Sketchbook
Materials used
alkyd and oil on ivory wove paper
Dimensions

24.6 x 26.9 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed with initial and dated bot.c., pencil ".../ 29.8.42.N".
Credit
Purchased 2013
Accession number
180.2013
Copyright
© Trustees of the Sydney Nolan Trust/Bridgeman Art Library
Location
Not on display
Further information

'Landscape' 1942 was completed whilst Nolan was enlisted in the Australian army and posted to the Wimmera district- a period which is scarcely represented in the collection. It exemplifies his early experiments with bold composition and colour.