Russell DRYSDALE, Old Tom Enlarge 1 /1


Bognor Regis, England 1912 – Westmead, New South Wales, Australia 1981

  • Australia from 1923
  • England/France 1938-39
  • England 1950-51, 1957 and 1976

Old Tom c.1966 Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and brown ink Support: light brown wove paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in pen and black ink, 'Russell Drysdale'. not dated. Titled lower left below image in pen and black ink, 'Old Tom'.
Dimensions: image 19.2 h x 14.2 w cm sheet 22.5 h x 29.4 w cm sight 22.1 h x 28.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.295
Image rights: © Estate of Russell Drysdale
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Realities Gallery, Melbourne, 1977.