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Phyl WATERHOUSE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1917 – 1989

  • England, France, Spain 1950-52
  • Near East Russia, UK, Europe c.1970

Sketchbook of people, waterside scenes, boats, buildings, animal life and stylised forms (1960-65) Description: [42] bound and [1] loose leaf with [49] compositions on [36] bound and [1] loose leaf and inside front cover (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of people, waterside scenes, boats, buildings, animal life and stylised forms
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and ink, brush and ink, black pencil, wax crayon and watercolour Support: paper, cardboard

Dimensions: cover 27.6 h x 21.6 w cm sheet 27.6 h x 21.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of June Davies 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1669.1-49
Provenance:
  • With the artist until her death in 1989.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from June Davies, Melbourne, December 1990.
  • June Davies with artist friends Charles Bush (1919-1989) and his companion Phyl Waterhouse (1917-1989) established Leveson Street Gallery, Melbourne, in 1962.