Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1908
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1996
- England 1937-40, Europe 1948-51
Sketch for Act III. 1st production for the opera Tales of Hoffman (Crespel's house)
Materials & Technique:
drawings, gouache; graphite; paper drawing in gouache and pencil Support: paper
Primary Insc: Inscribed upper left in pen and ink, 'Rough/Act III/1st/Production'.
Inscribed upper right in pencil, 'on R. harpescord/l. couch/armchair/Violins on the walls?/Two doors at back/foreground l. window/opening on to balcony/back wall between/door portrait'.
Inscribed lower right in pencil, 'Crespel's house'.
sheet 25.2 h x 28.0 w cm
: Gift of the artist 1990 Accession No
: NGA 90.131.21 Subject
: Theatre arts, Australia