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Place in the sun (The Aborigine)

pen, brush and ink, pencil and gouache
39.4 × 29.8 cm (comp.) 44.8 × 34.8 cm (sheet)
inscribed in white paint (in image) l.l.: WILL DYSON
inscribed in pencil l.l.: Place in the Sun Lend him a Hand / Out of the Abyss / Reputation of educated aborigines to be a(...illeg.)ed by Bruce
inscribed in pencil on reverse c.: Herald / published / 29/6/29
inscribed in pencil on reverse l.r.: 2 col / Leader Page / Herald Today
Accession Number
Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Hugh McCubbin, 1960
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display