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Title

Poem, "The drunkard", from the book Accent and Hazard

1951


Artists

Alister Kershaw

David Strachan

Australia

25 Jun 1919 - 23 Nov 1970


Details


Date

1951


Media category

Print


Materials used

etched in facsimile of poet's handwriting


Dimensions

28.3 x 19.0 cm (irreg.)


Credit

Gift of James Agapitos and Ray Wilson 1994


Location

Not on display


Accession number

171.1994.16.a


Artist information

Alister Kershaw

Works in the collection

7

Artist information

David Strachan

Works in the collection

206


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Denise Mimmocchi, Guide to the papers of David Edgar Strachan (1919-1970) in the Archive of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Poetry out of everyday life', pg. 1-3, Sydney, 2001, 2-3.