Image unavailable

Charles BUSH

Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia 1919 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1989

  • UK, Europe 1950-51
  • China 1956
  • UK, Europe, Egypt, Mexico, USA since 1961

Golden bird 1968 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, watercolour and gouache Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and titled verso centre in pen and black ink 'Golden Bird/Bush 68'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso centre right in black pencil '25 gns'.
Dimensions: image 18.4 h x 26.5 w cm sheet 20.2 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of June Davies, from the collection of Charles Bush 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.1316
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1989.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from June Davies, Melbourne, August 1993.
  • June Davies with artist friends Charles Bush (1919-1989) and his companion Phyl Waterhouse (1917-1989) established Leveson Street Gallery, Melbourne, in 1962.