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Douglas WATSON

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1920 – 1972

  • UK, Europe 1947-51

Sketchbook of Aborigines, living things, reproductions of classical works and scenes in Australia and England (1951) Description: [20] leaves with [21] compositions on [20] leaves and inside back cover (paper and cardboard cover, staple-bound)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of Aborigines, living things, reproductions of classical works and scenes in Australia and England
Page: collection record
Place made: England Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and ink, brush and ink, gouache, watercolour, pastel and black pencil Support: paper, cardboard

Dimensions: cover 30.4 h x 22.8 w cm sheet 30.4 h x 22.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.736.1-21
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.