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Donald FRIEND

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

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

Sketchbook mainly of figures, stylised forms, mythical subjects and scenes 1960's Description: [45] leaves with [48] compositions on [45] leaves (cardboard cover, spiral bound)

Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of figures, stylised forms, mythical subjects and scenes
Page: collection record
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and ink, gouache, black pencil and fibre-tipped pen Support: paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: book (closed) 35.6 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.664.79.1-48
Image rights: Reproduced with permission from the Estate of the Late Donald Friend
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the proposed Australian National Gallery, from Reinhart Hassert, art dealer, Sydney, March 1973.