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Douglas WATSON

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1920 – 1972

  • UK, Europe 1947-51

Sketchbook mainly of figures, portraits, scenes and reproductions of classical works (1947-51) Description: [63] leaves with [25] compositions on [25] leaves (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of figures, portraits, scenes and reproductions of classical works
Page: collection record
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; ink; paper drawings in pen and ink; brush and ink and black pencil Support: paper

Dimensions: cover 13.6 h x 8.4 w cm sheet 13.6 h x 8.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.724.1-25
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1972.
  • Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the proposed Australian National Gallery, from Leveson Street Gallery, Melbourne, November 1973.