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Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia 1945 – Croydon, Sydney, Australia 2003

  • Europe, UK 1975, 1978, 1979
  • USA, Europe 1981
  • USA 1991-1992

The art of China 1960 Description: Hardbound sketchbook with cream matte hessian-coated cover, containing multiple drawings with collage elements by Arthur McIntyre.

Collection Title: McIntyre, Arthur. The Art of China. New South Wales: the artist,1960.
Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in acrylic paint over collage of hand-cut images from printed magazine Support: sketchbook containing sheets of thin smooth buff wove paper; Cadburys Bournville Cocoa advertisement printed on verso
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled front cover upper centre above printed image in black ink, 'ART of CHINA.'. inscribed front cover verso upper left to lower right in black ink, 'A SURVEY / of / CHINESE / PAINTING / and / SCULPTURE'. inscribed back cover lower right in black pencil, 'Clement? [illegible]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book (closed) 27.7 h x 20.5 w x 2.3 d cm book (open) 27.7 h x 41.6 w x 1.8 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Daniel Mudie Cunningham 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.66
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Daniel Cunnigham, Sydney, 2014.