Arthur BALDWINSON, Greek ornament Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1932-36

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

Primary Insc: Inscribed as sheet heading upper centre in ink, 'Greek ornament'. Inscription below drawing 1 in black pencil, 'Greek carving / (To Cymatium - Temple of Artemis)'. Inscription below drawing 2 in ink, 'Leaf and tongue'. Inscription below drawing 3 in ink, 'Stele'. Inscription below drawing 4 in black pencil, 'Antae capital'. No inscription with drawing 5.
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 96.1108.12
  • Collection of the artist until his death; by descent to his widow Elspeth Baldwinson, bequethed to the NGA, December 1996.