John COBURN, John Coburn sketchbook 4 Enlarge 1 /1


Ingham, Queensland, Australia 1925 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2006

  • France 1969-72

John Coburn sketchbook 4 between1982 and 1990 Description: hardbound cream sketchbook with embossed decoration on front cover and bind in metallic and black inks, containing multiple compositional studies by John Coburn
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and black ink Support: sketchbook containing sheets of thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 23.6 h x 15.5 w x 1.8 d cm book (open) 23.5 h x 30.4 w x 1.8 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Doreen Coburn 2014. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.1659
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Doreen Coburn, the artist’s wife, Sydney, 2014.