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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


Tony Tuckson, New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1900 to 1956, Sydney, 1956, 12. cat.no. 27

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

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

Third Annual Australian Arts and crafts exhibition (1964), Blue Mountains, 1964. no catalogue number