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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 wide-ranging material in England (Sketchbook 15) (1933-34) Description: [30] leaves with [52] compositions on [29] leaves (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of wide-ranging material in England (Sketchbook 15)
Place made: England
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in black pencil, pen and ink, ink wash, colour pencil and conté crayon Support: paper

Primary Insc: Inscribed inside front cover upper left in black pencil, 'W. Dobell'. Not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed inside front cover centre left in black pencil, 'Book 15'.
Dimensions: cover 12.6 h x 17.8 w cm sheet 12.6 h x 17.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Sir William Dobell Art Foundation 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.185.14.1-52
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.