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John ARMSTRONG

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1948

  • Japan, USSR, UK 1971
  • Brazil, Easter Island, USA, Europe 1973
  • UK, Europe 1978-82

Sketchbook, mainly of animal themes 1976 Description: Spirax sketchbook, [18] drawings on [18] sheets

Collection Title: Sketchbook, mainly of animal themes
Page: collection record
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and ink, pastel, ballpoint pen, black pencil, watercolour and gold paint Support: paper
Manufacturer's Mark: Printed, 'Spirax / Sketch book / no 574 / genuine drawing cartridge'

Primary Insc: signed on front cover in ballpoint pen, 'John'. not dated.
Dimensions: cover 37.2 h x 53.5 w cm sheet 37.0 h x 53.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1133.1-18
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Interim Council of the Australian National Gallery, from Watters Gallery, Sydney, December 1976.