John COBURN, John Coburn sketchbook 10 Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • France 1969-72

John Coburn sketchbook 10 2003 Description: hardbound sketchbook with black acrylic-coated cover, containing multiple compositional studies by John Coburn
Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and black ink and black pencil Support: sketchbook containing sheets of thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: back cover lower centre in gilt printed text, 'DALER-ROWNEY / 150 g/m[squared symbol] acid free cartridge paper'.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 30.2 h x 21.4 w x 1.8 d cm book (open) 30.2 h x 42.0 w x 1.8 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Doreen Coburn 2014. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2014.1665
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Doreen Coburn, the artist’s wife, Sydney, 2014.