Bernard HALL

Liverpool, England 1859 – London, England 1935

  • Europe before coming to Australia
  • Australia from 1892 with visits to England 1905, 1934-35

Design for War Memorial, St Kilda Road: entrance to Alexandra Avenue (1920s) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and titled upper left in black pencil| 'Design for War Memorial, St Kilda Rd. / Entrance to Alexandra Avenue. / L.B.H.' not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower edge below image from left to right, in black pencil, 'Seat', 'Bronze / Group', 'Seat' and 'Drinking / Fountain'.
Dimensions: image 17.6 h x 33.6 w cm sheet 20.9 h x 33.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mrs A.G. Beardsley, the artist's daughter, 1979.
Accession No: NGA 79.778
Subject: War: first world war, 1914-1918
  • With the artist until his death in 1935.
  • By descent to Mrs A. G. Beardsley, the artist's daughter.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Mrs A. G. Beardsley, Melbourne, March 1979.