John RIGBY, Saturday evening Enlarge 1 /1


Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1922 – 2012

  • Europe, England 1956-58
  • Pacific Islands c.1989
  • Egypt 1995

Saturday evening [Evening in the suburbs] (c1974) Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper; watercolour drawing in watercolour and fibre-tipped pens Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'Rigby 70'. Titled lower left in black pencil, 'SATURDAY EVENING'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, ' 2 ' mount / O. / JR'.
Dimensions: image 20.2 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 24.0 h x 19.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.964.2
Image rights: This work appears on screen courtesy of the artist, John T. Rigby
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from The Town Gallery, Brisbane, 1976.