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Creswick, Victoria, Australia 1879 – Springwood, New South Wales, Australia 1969

  • England, Europe 1909-11

When war begins [Composition study (when war began)] Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: cream wove paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled lower centre in black pencil, 'When War begins'.
Dimensions: image 20.8 h x 17.2 w cm sheet 26.0 h x 20.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keith Wingrove 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.249
  • Collection of Keith Kingrove (1910-1995), who formed a major collection of material relating to Norman Lindsay (1879-1969) and the art of Bookplates.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Keith Wingrove, Highgate, South Australia, June 1995.