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John COBURN

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

  • France 1969-72

Nine designs: "Golden day", "Sea bird", "Eventful night", "Phoenix", "Jungle drum", "Isis", "Night Birds" and 2 others not titled. (1971)
Collection Title: Sketchbook of designs, Paris 1970-73
Page: Leaf 27 recto.
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawing in fibre-tipped pen and black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Seven designs titled and inscribed in fibre-tipped pen, ink, and black pencil, 'Golden Day', 'Sea Bird', 'Eventful Night', 'Phoenix 36 cm x 26 cm', 'Jungle Drum', 'Isis' and 'Night Birds'.
Dimensions: image 35.0 h x 30.1 w cm sheet 37.0 h x 31.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Doreen Coburn, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.85.28
Image rights: © Doreen Coburn
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Doreen Coburn, the artist’s daughter, Sydney, 2007.