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Title

Negroid ballet

(late 1920s)


Artist

Alison Rehfisch

Australia

23 Jan 1900 - 12 Mar 1975


Details


Date

(late 1920s)


Media category

Print


Materials used

linocut


Dimensions

25.3 x 25.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil


Credit

Purchased 1981


Location

Not on display


Accession number

127.1981


Artist information

Alison Rehfisch

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994.

Jan Gordon, The London Observer, 22 Jul 1934.

Rachel Power, Alison Rehfisch, Sydney, 2002, 139 (illus.).

Anna Rubbo, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin: international modernists', pg. 144-147, Sydney, 2013, 147 (colour illus.), 315, 323.

Anna Waldmann, Project 39 - Women's Imprint, Sydney, 1982. no catalogue numbers; not paginated