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Douglas WATSON

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1920 – 1972

  • UK, Europe 1947-51

Sketchbook of figures, portraits, groups and urban scenes 1948 Description: [23] leaves with [25] compositions on [23] leaves and inside front and back covers (textured cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of figures, portraits, groups and urban scenes
Page: collection record
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and ink, brush and ink, black pencil, crayon, conté crayon and pastel Support: paper, cardboard

Dimensions: cover 25.2 h x 36.2 w cm sheet 25.2 h x 36.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.741.1-25
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.