Signature: signed, dated and inscribed on reverse "Lady Killer among the Clergy / Homage to Wittgenstein / Lady Killer is mentioned in the Blue and Brown books of L[udwig] W[ittgenstein] / Public servants are not mentioned anywhere but are all pervasive."
Edwin Tanner, South Yarra Galleries, 1965, no 3, 275gns
Reference: Edwin Tanner: Paintings 1952-1979, The Hughes Gallery & Charles Nodrum Gallery, 2014, see p 44 for a related work
Margaret Carnegie Collection; Powell Street Gallery, 1988; Private Collection, Melbourne since then
About Edwin Tanner
Australian, 1920-1980, Wales, United Kingdom, based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia