Grace Cossington SMITH, Sketchbook mainly of studies for paintings, historic figures, interiors, still life, figures and scenes Enlarge 1 /1

Grace Cossington SMITH

Neutral Bay, New South Wales, Australia 1892 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1984

  • England, Europe 1912-14
  • England, Italy 1949-51

Sketchbook mainly of studies for paintings, historic figures, interiors, still life, figures and scenes 1937 or 1938 Description: [30] leaves with [63] compositions on [30] leaves and inside and outside of front and back covers (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook [18]. Studies for paintings, history figures, interiors, still life, figures and scenes. Australia, 1937-38.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, cardboard; colour pencil; graphite; paper; pastel; watercolour drawings in colour pencil, black pencil, pastel, watercolour Support: paper, cardboard

Dimensions: cover 17.4 h x 25.6 w cm sheet 17.4 h x 25.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.705.18.1-32B
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, through Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 1976