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Dorrit Black

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Expert FREE Dorrit Black linocuts value. We can help you to sell Dorrit Black original linocut prints. We purchase original Linocuts by Dorrit Black. Clients in the U.K. and worldwide regularly sell Dorrit Black linocuts to us. We offer a discreet, reliable service with swift payment avoiding 50% auction value fees taken between buyer and seller.

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Dorrit Black  [1891-1951] – Biography

Born in Adelaide she was educated at the South Australian Art and Crafts School in Sydney mainly working in oils. She moved to London in 1927 to attend the Grosvenor School of Modern Art where she learned linocut printing with Claude Flight. A year later in 1928 she attended the Andre Lhote’s Academy in Paris and finally the with Albert Gleizes.

When in Paris and London she was influenced by Cubism and Modernism which she took back to Australia.

What did Dorrit Black paint?

She painted portraits, landscapes and figures.

How did she sign his works?

Signs work ”DB” and “Dorrit Black”.

Did Dorrit Black work in other media?

Mainly worked in oil, watercolour and pastel.

Where did Dorrit Black Sell?

She sold direct, at art dealers and exhibitions. We have seen gallery labels and provenance from auction houses including Bonhams Auctioneers, Sothebys Auction and Christies Auctions.


Redfern Gallery
Macquarie Galleries – Sydney
S.H. Ervin Gallery -Sydney
Arts and Crafts Society of Victoria -Melbourne
The Ewing and George Paton Galleries
Art Gallery of South Australia – Adelaide
Art Gallery of New South Wales – Sydney

Some titles of Dorrit Black Linocuts we are looking for:


Air Travel : Mud Flats and Islands
Air Travel : Over the Mountains
Air Travel : The Pineapple Plantation
Air Travel : Coconut Palms
The Footballers
Monastery Church
The Leg Action Conductor
The Acrobats
The Javanese Dancer
The Wattle Tree
The Castle – Taormina
Spanish Dancer
Parish Hall – Mount Gambier
The Eruption
Black Swans
On the Rocks
Harbour – Veere
Gum Trees
Dutch Houses
Chapman’s Pool
The Mountain Lake
Corner of the Garden
The Windswept Farm
Backs of Houses – Veere
Negro Funeral
Brush Wind Mill
At the Cafeteria
Naval Funeral
The Fruit Stall
Water Sprites
The Wool Quilt Makers
The Quartette
The Canteen
Wistaria, Wentworth House
Hillside Houses
Nocturne – Wynyard Square
The Surf
The Lawn Mower
The Pot Plant
Old Church – Veere
Chinamen’s Garden
Orchestra Pitt – Theatre Royal
The Paris Hat
Elizabeth Street – Sydney


Related Artists: Claude Flight, Cyril Power, Sybil Andrews and Ursula Fookes.

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