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An image of The bush fire's passage by Lorna Muir Nimmo

Lorna Muir Nimmo

(Australia 1920 – 1990)

Title
The bush fire's passage
Place of origin
Elizabeth BaySydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1952
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on aluminium
Dimensions

40.7 x 50.8 cm board; 55.4 x 65.4 x 3.8 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, incised "NIMMO/52".
Credit
Purchased 1954
Accession number
9061
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Glenbrook School of Arts, Third Annual Australian Arts and crafts exhibition (1964), Blue Mountains, 1964. no catalogue number

Tony Tuckson, New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1900 to 1956, Sydney, 1956, 12. cat.no. 27

Gavin Wilson, Fireworks: tracing the incendiary in Australian art, 'Sifting the embers', pg. 9-41, Mackay, 2005, 20 (colour illus.), 74.

Gavin Wilson, Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia's Blue Mountains, Katoomba, 2012, 82, 84 (colour illus.), 113.

Exhibition history (4)

New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1900 to 1956, National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Apr 1956 -

Third Annual Australian Arts and crafts exhibition (1964), Glenbrook School of Arts, Glenbrook, 17 Apr 1964–18 Apr 1964

Fireworks:

Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia’s Blue Mountains, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Gallery, Katoomba, 17 Nov 2012–03 Feb 2013