Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia 1919
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1989
- UK, Europe 1950-51
- China 1956
- UK, Europe, Egypt, Mexico, USA since 1961
not titled [landed bomber and searchlight beams]
(1940 - 1945)
Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
drawings, watercolours, drawing in black pencil, pen and ink, brush and ink and watercolour Support: cardboard on old cardboard matt
Primary Insc: signed lower right in watercolour, 'Charles Bush'.
inscribed lower left by scratching, 'NEW GUINEA'.
Signed and inscribed verso centre in red fibre-tipped pen, 'Charles Bush / 3 NAPIER ST / ESSENDON'.
Inscribed verso upper edge in blue fibre-tipped pen, '(FOR SOUTH MELBOURNE FESTIVAL)'.
image 40.8 h x 64.2 w cm sheet 40.8 h x 64.2 w cm
: Gift of June Davies, from the collection of Charles Bush 1993 Accession No
: NGA 93.1408
- 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.