George W. LAMBERT, not titled [Set design for 'The Persian Garden']. Enlarge 1 /1


St Petersburg, Russia 1873 – Cobbity, New South Wales, Australia 1930

  • Australia 1887-1900
  • France and England 1900-21
  • Australia from 1921

not titled [Set design for 'The Persian Garden']. (1922) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'G W Lambert'. not dated. inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'First sketch - To Mrs Watt'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper edge in black pencil, 'First consideration assistant [illeg]/ Who also should be a capable clerk/ administrative ability'
Dimensions: image 22.6 h x 28.8 w cm sheet 24.8 h x 30.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Brackenreg, 1977
Accession No: NGA
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia
  • Collection of Mrs Ernest Watt, Sydney.
  • Collection of Mrs Felicity Vernon (daughter of Mrs Ernest Watt).
  • Collection of John Brackenreg, Sydney.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from John Brackenreg, Sydney, 1977.