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Grahame KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1915 – 2008

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

Sketchbook of compositional studies, landscape scenes and some figure and dog studies mainly in Lake Mungo, New South Wales 1989 Description: Signature Edition Neutral pH Artist Sketchbook bound in pale grey paperback cover, containing 160 leaves with [61] compositions.
Place made: Lake Mungo, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in black pencil, colour pencils, conté, gouache and watercolour Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed front cover lower left on white rectangular self-adhering sticker in black fibre tipped pen, 'Mungo Lake / 89' and in black pencil, 'GK00157'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 21.5 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Inge King 201. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2012.1025
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, August 2012.