John RIGBY, Design for 'Evening in the suburbs' Enlarge 1 /1


Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1922 – 2012

  • Europe, England 1956-58
  • Pacific Islands c.1989
  • Egypt 1995

Design for 'Evening in the suburbs' 1974 Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, gouache; paper; pencil drawing in gouache over black pencil Support: thick off-white card (Bainbridge board No. 80)
Manufacturer's Mark: manufacturer's mark printed on verso, 'BAINBRIDGE / BOARD / TRADE NUMBER 80 MARK / 22 x 30 or 30 x 40 / SINGLE OR DOUBLE THICK / CHARLES T. BAINBRIDGE'S SONS, BROOKLYN, N.Y.'.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 69.3 h x 50.6 w cm sheet 75.4 h x 55.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4642
Subject: Leisure Romance Suburban life
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Mark Rigby, the artist's son, Brisbane, 2013.