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Title

The bush fire's passage

1952


Artist

Lorna Muir Nimmo

Australia

1920 - 1990


Details


Place where the work was made

Elizabeth Bay Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9061


Artist information

Lorna Muir Nimmo

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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

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