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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1915 – Woollahra, New South Wales, Australia 1989

  • Europe, Africa 1936-40
  • Bali 1967-80

Sketches for illustrations 1962 Description: Sketchbook of [8] leaves containing [16] compositions occupying [8] leaves and [8] compositions occupying four loose leaves

Collection Title: Sketches for illustrations
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and ink and brush and ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated on front cover centre in ink, 'Donald Friend 1962'. Inscribed front cover centre in ink, 'Sketches for Illustrations...'
Dimensions: cover 24.6 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.664.77.1-12AB
Image rights: Reproduced with permission from the Estate of the Late Donald Friend
  • Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the proposed Australian National Gallery, from Reinhart Hassert, art dealer, Sydney, March 1973.