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David STRACHAN

Salisbury, England 1919 – Yass, New South Wales, Australia 1970

  • Australia 1921-36
  • England, France 1936-38
  • Australia 1938-48
  • UK, Europe 1948-60
  • Australia from 1960

Sketchbook of nude figures, buildings and decorative devices 1959 Description: [20] leaves with [17] compositions on [16] leaves (cardboard cover, spiral bound)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of nude figures, buildings and decorative devices
Place made: Italy
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, charcoal; graphite; ink; paper drawings in black pencil, pen and ink, charcoal, and ballpoint pen Support: paper

Dimensions: sheet 42.0 h x 32.0 w cm cover 42.0 h x 32.0 w x 1.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Veronica Rowan 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.86.1-17
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1970.
  • Collection of Veronica Rowan, the artists sister, by descent.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Veronica Rowan, April 2000.