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Grahame KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1915 – 2008

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

Sketchbook of studies of fruit bats, childres and Inge King 1959 - 1961 Description: Académie Sketch Pad sketchbook with red paper cover and cardboard backing, containing [6] leaves with [5] compositions.
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed front cover upper left in black pencil, 'GK00148 / c. 1959 - 61'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 23.1 h x 30.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Inge King 201. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2012.1026
  • 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.