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John COBURN

Ingham, Queensland, Australia 1925 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2006

  • France 1969-72

Four religious designs and other sketches.
Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of religious designs
Page: Leaf 7 verso.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Inscribed centre right of design 2 in black pencil 'Jesus/ Christ/ Son/of God/Saviour'. Same inscriprion for design 4. Inscribed lower right of sheet in black pencil 'The humanity of Jesus has introduced/a new dimension into God and/ also a new dimension into man'.
Dimensions: image 33.0 h x 26.2 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 28.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Doreen Coburn, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.83.9
Image rights: © Doreen Coburn
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Doreen Coburn, the artist’s daughter, Sydney, 2007.