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William DOBELL

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

  • England, Europe 1929-38

Sketchbook mainly of figures, scenes and still life in England (Sketchbook 18) c.1934 Description: [20] leaves with [30] compositions on [18] leaves (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of figures, scenes and still life in England (Sketchbook 18)
Page: collection record
Place made: England
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; ink; paper drawing in black pencil and pen and ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: Inscribed inside front cover upper centre in ink, 'W Dobell / 34 Alexander St / Bayswater / London W.2.'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed inside front cover upper left in ink, 'Book 18'.
Dimensions: cover 9.2 h x 13.4 w cm sheet 9.2 h x 13.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Sir William Dobell Art Foundation 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.185.17.1-30
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.