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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia 1911 – 2002

  • 1940-1949 Canberra, ACT Sydney, NSW UK, Europe 1953-54

Saqqara XXI/21: Song of the Nile
and [another design sketch]
25 March 1980 - 4 June 1980
Collection Title: Portfolio of sketches and notes
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, portfolios, graphite; ink; paper drawing in ballpoint pen, fibre-tipped pen and black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated '25 Mar 80 & 1 April 80' on first Saqqara XX! image, ' 4 June 80' on the second Saqqara image, and '14 May 80' for the other design sketch. Titled and inscribed 'Saqqara XXI: Song of the Nile. Suite of 8 drawings. No. 8'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed '54'.
Dimensions: sheet 33.8 h x 21.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Robert Gilliland, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.709.57
  • Gift of the artist (deceased) through his nephew Robert Gilliland to NGA 2007