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Hungerford, England 1917 – Auckland, New Zealand 1992

  • Australia 1944-60
  • New Zealand from 1961

Portrait of the artist's father, Henry Fritz Beadle May 1939 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper mounted on cardboard in original matt

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated lower left in black pencil, 'MAY '39'. not titled
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso centre in black pencil 'Henry Fritz Beadle, bank manager, ... (illeg.)/father of Paul Beadle/- drawn in London/ - or in Berkshire , Beadle parents lived there'. Inscribed verso centre in black pencil '15408).
Dimensions: image 16.3 h x 13.3 w cm sheet (sight) 18.0 h x 13.3 w cm backing 33.0 h x 25.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Nanette Beadle 1984.
Accession No: NGA 84.293
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Nanette Beadle, the artist's wife, Sydney, May 1984.