John COBURN, Six designs: Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • France 1969-72

Six designs: "Firebird", "Tenerife", Creature and moon", "Insect" and 2 others not titled. 1971
Collection Title: Sketchbook of designs, Paris 1970-73
Page: Leaf 7 recto.
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, gouache; graphite; paper drawing in gouache over black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated lower right in fibre-tipped pen '17.1.71'. Four designs titled in fibre-tipped pen and black pencil, 'Firebird', 'Tenerife', 'Creature and Moon' and 'Insect'.
Dimensions: image 33.5 h x 27.1 w cm sheet 37.0 h x 31.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Doreen Coburn, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.85.8
Image rights: © Doreen Coburn
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Doreen Coburn, the artist’s daughter, Sydney, 2007.