Arthur BALDWINSON, Assyrian ornament Enlarge 1 /1


Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia, Australia 1908 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1969

  • England 1932-36

Assyrian ornament (1928-29)
Collection Title: Sketchbook of architectural and art subjects, 1928-31
Place made: Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: Inscribed as sheet heading upper centre in ink, 'Assyrian'. Inscribed below drawing 1 in ink, 'Palace of Sargon / Khorsabad'. Inscribed below drawing 2 in ink, 'Elevation State entrance'. No inscription with drawing 3 (which is a detail from drawing 1).
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: sheet 29.0 h x 22.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Elspeth Baldwinson, the artist's wife 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.1108.11
  • Collection of the artist until his death; by descent to his widow Elspeth Baldwinson, bequethed to the NGA, December 1996.