Arthur BALDWINSON, Joyous hours on spacious decks Enlarge 1 /1


Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia, Australia 1908 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1969

  • England 1932-36

Joyous hours on spacious decks c.1929 Place made: Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in gouache and watercolour Support: cardboard, decorated cardboard mount, paper folio

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed upper left within image in gouache, 'Joyous hours on spacious decks'. inscribed lower centre in gouache, 'Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line / 17 O'Connell St / Phone B6851-4'
Dimensions: image 39.0 h x 27.8 w cm sheet 51.8 h x 38.7 w cm mount 53.1 h x 38.7 w cm portfolio (open) 53.1 h x 100.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Elspeth Baldwinson, the artist's wife 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.1154
Subject: Australia, travel poster
  • Collection of the artist until his death; by descent to his widow Elspeth Baldwinson, bequethed to the NGA, December 1996.