Arthur BALDWINSON, Early Christian architecture [recto] (Castle and drawbridge) [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia, Australia 1908 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1969

  • England 1932-36

Early Christian architecture [recto] (Castle and drawbridge) [verso] 1931
Collection Title: Sketchbook of architectural and art subjects, 1928-31
Place made: Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawing in ink and colour pencils [recto]; drawing in black pencil [verso] Support: paper

Primary Insc: Recto: not signed. not dated. Verso: not signed. Dated lower right in black pencil, '1931'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed centre right on recto in ink, 'Early Christian architecture'. Inscriptions for drawings, ink: below drawing 1 'Italian Renaissance/ Reliefs from the Singing Gallery by Donatello'; right of drawing 2 'Arcading/ S. Apollinare/ Ravenna'; right of drawing 3 'Typical Acanthus leaf'; right of drawing 4 'Window'; right of drawing 5 'Mosaic'.
Dimensions: sheet 29.0 h x 22.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Elspeth Baldwinson, the artist's wife 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.1108.14AB
  • Collection of the artist until his death; by descent to his widow Elspeth Baldwinson, bequethed to the NGA, December 1996.