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Title

The parish hall

(1937)


Artist

Dorrit Black

Australia

23 Dec 1891 - 13 Sep 1951


Details


Other Title

Parish Hall, Mount Gambier


Date

(1937)


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour linocut on ivory wove mulberry paper


Dimensions

22.0 x 35.6 cm image; 30.7 x 44.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed within block to print l.r. corner, incised "DB [monogram]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1967


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA81.1967


Artist information

Dorrit Black

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Acquisitions 1967, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Mar 1968–01 Apr 1968


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Stephen Coppel, Linocuts of the machine age: Claude Flight and the Grosvenor school, 'The Australians: Dorrit Black, Ethel Spowers and Eveline Syme', pg. 65-68, England, 1995, 161 (illus.). cat.no. DB 34

Tracey Lock-Weir., Dorrit Black: unseen forces, 'The modern medium: colour linocuts', Adelaide, 2014, 89, 90 (colour illus.), 205 (cat. entry). NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.