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William DOBELL

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

  • England, Europe 1929-38

Sketchbook of figures and scenes, especially of New Guinea (Sketchbook 3) 1949 Description: [59] leaves with [38] compositions on [33] leaves (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of figures and scenes, especially of New Guinea (Sketchbook 3)
Page: collection record
Place made: Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil, pen and brush and ink Support: paper

Dimensions: cover 25.6 h x 20.6 w cm sheet 26.0 h x 20.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Sir William Dobell Art Foundation 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.185.2.1-38
Image rights: With permission of Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
Provenance:
  • In the possession of the artist at his death in 1970.
  • Collection of the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation, Sydney, 1976.