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Grahame KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1915 – 2008

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

Sketchbook of sketches of Darwin, Northern Territory 1996 Description: Spiral-bound Spirax No. 534 sketchbook cut in half, containing [19] leaves with [9] compositions | additional [2] loose leaves inserted within.
Place made: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, ink; paper drawing in black felt-tipped pen Support: medium-weight smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed front cover upper right in black pen, 'Darwin '96'. Inscribed front cover upper left in black pen, GK00181. Inscribed front cover lower centre on rectangular white self-adhering sticker in black pen, 'DARWIN '96'.
Dimensions: book (closed) 21.1 h x 16.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Inge King 201. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2012.1061
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.