William DOBELL

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia 1899 – Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia 1970

  • England, Europe 1929-38

not titled (Study for painting "The sickly twin in the lion house") (1936) Place made: Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and brown ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled lower left in pen and brown ink, 'The Sickly Twin / in the Lion house'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'N49'.
Dimensions: sheet 20.2 h x 15.8 w cm sight 19.2 h x 13.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.169.1
Image rights: With permission of Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
  • In the possession of the artist at his death in 1970.
  • Collection of the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
  • Purchased by the Interim Council of the Australian National Gallery, from the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation, Sydney, 1976.