Sidney Nolan / Sidney Nolan (1917-1992) Red, Black, and Blue Monotypes, 1939-40 (each) (4)
Sold for AU$3,690 inc. premium
Sidney Nolan (1917-1992)
dated lower right to the upper left work: '1939'
signed, dated and inscribed verso: '4 Monotypes 1940 / Sidney Nolan'
four monotypes in oil paint on paper
27.5 x 39.0cm (10 13/16 x 15 3/8in).(each) (4)
Sir Sidney Nolan, United Kingdom, until 1992
Lady Nolan, United Kingdom, until 2016
The Estate of Lady Nolan, United Kingdom
Rebels and Precursors: Aspects of Australian Painting in Melbourne 1937-1947, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, August - September 1962, and Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, September - October 1962, cat. 54 (label attached verso)
Sidney Nolan: Landscapes & Legends, A Retrospective Exhibition: 1937 - 1987, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 3 June - 26 July 1987; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 August - 27 September 1987; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, 21 October - 29 November 1987; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 15 December 1987 - 31 January 1988 (label attached verso)
Jane Clark, Sidney Nolan: Landscapes and Legends, exh. cat., ICCA, Sydney, 1987, p. 36 (illus.)