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Charles BUSH

Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia 1919 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1989

  • UK, Europe 1950-51
  • China 1956
  • UK, Europe, Egypt, Mexico, USA since 1961

Sketchbook of people, landscapes and animal life in Papua New Guinea. 1960 to 1968 Description: [88] leaves with [28] compositions on [21] leaves (cardboard and kangaroo hide cover, flyleaves)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of people, landscapes and animal life in PNG
Title Notes: Basis of date (1960-68) already in Titan unknown, but this would have been when he was travelling extensively overseas. (KA 15/11/99)
Place made: Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and ink, brush and ink, black pencil, gouache and watercolour Support: paper

Dimensions: cover 25.0 h x 19.4 w cm sheet 24.4 h x 18.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of June Davies 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1625.1-28
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from June Davies, a co-founder with Phyl Waterhouse and the artist of Leveson Strret Gallery, Melbourne, December 1990.