William DOBELL, Sketchbook of figures, animals and interiors in London (Sketchbook 4) Enlarge 1 /2
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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, animals and interiors in London (Sketchbook 4) (1936) Description: [40] leaves with [39] compositions on [30] leaves (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of figures, animals and interiors in London (Sketchbook 4)
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; ink; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil, pen and brush and ink and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: Inscribed inside front cover upper centre in ink, 'W Dobell. 34 Alexander St. W.2.'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed inside front cover upper right in black pencil, 'Book No 4'.
Dimensions: cover 35.6 h x 23.0 w cm sheet 35.6 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Sir William Dobell Art Foundation 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.185.3.1-39
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.