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Grace Cossington SMITH

Neutral Bay, New South Wales, Australia 1892 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1984

  • England, Europe 1912-14
  • England, Italy 1949-51

Big Ben from the river 1949 or 1950
Collection Title: Sketchbook [29]. Scenes of the sea and stuies living things. Shipboard, England, 1949-51.
Page: Leaf 17 recto.
Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, colour pencil; graphite; ink; paper drawing in pen and ink, black pencil and colour pencils Support: thin cream wove paper

Dimensions: sheet 18.6 h x 13.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.705.29.17
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 1976