John BRACK, Not titled [working drawing for 'The Beach', 1949] Enlarge 1 /1


East Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999

Not titled [working drawing for 'The Beach', 1949] 1948 Description: working drawing for Gallery School Scholarship painting [painting destroyed]
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil and pen and black ink Support: thin smooth cream laid Michallet paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'MICHALLET / FRANCE'.

Primary Insc: Inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, 'sketch for Scholarship picture / J'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 36.2 h x 51.2 w sheet (folded in half) 48.2 h x 36.0 w sheet 24.6 h x 38.6 w
Acknowledgement: Gift of Helen Brack 2013. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2013.4385
Image rights: © Helen Brack
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Helen Maudsley, Melbourne, 2013.