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Bognor Regis, England 1912 – Westmead, New South Wales, Australia 1981

  • Australia from 1923
  • England/France 1938-39
  • England 1950-51, 1957 and 1976

Your health is about to be drunk (1978) Description: Portrait of Rudy Komon
Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink and ink wash Support: grey laid paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and ink, 'Russell Drysdale'. not dated. Titled and inscribed lower centre in pen and ink, 'With love to Rudy - / Your health is about to be drunk. / Tass'.
Dimensions: image 36.6 h x 27.0 w cm sheet (sight) 45.0 h x 30.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Ruth Komon Bequest, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.289
  • Gift to Rudy and Ruth Komon, from the artist
  • Bequest to the National Gallery of Australia, from Rudy and Ruth Komon, 2002