Grahame KING, Villa Medici, Rome Enlarge 1 /1

Grahame KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1915 – 2008

  • England 1947-51
  • England, United States of America 1967-70

Villa Medici, Rome 1948
Collection Title: A portfolio of watercolour sketches from Europe: Rome
Place made: Rome, Lazio, Roma province, Italy
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower left within image in black ink, 'Grahame King'. Titled and dated lower right within image in black ink, 'Villa Medici. Rome '48' [with date inscribed directly above the text, 'Rome'].
Dimensions: sheet 19.2 h x 28.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Inge King, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.274.63
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 2008.
  • By descent to Inge King, the artist's widow.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Inge King, Melbourne, June 2009.