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Title

The little farm

1920


Artist

Hans Heysen

Germany, Australia, France

08 Oct 1877 - 02 Jul 1968


Details


Date

1920


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

charcoal on ivory laid paper


Dimensions

20.3 x 25.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., charcoal "HANS HEYSEN 1920".


Credit

Purchased 1929


Location

Not on display


Accession number

274


Artist information

Hans Heysen

Works in the collection

46


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Dennis Colsey., Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, 'Introduction: Artists' materials and techniques', Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 12

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 519