Robert CAMPBELL, Narrabeen Enlarge 1 /1


Edinburgh, Scotland 1902 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1972

  • Australia from 1916
  • Europe, England 1928-32

Narrabeen 2 April 1939
Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of landscapes and seascapes in Australia
Page: Leaf 31 recto
Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, ink; paper; watercolour drawing in watercolour over pen and black ink Support: thin cream wove Harelaw Bond paper with inner perforated edge
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark centre, ‘Harelaw / BOND / MADE IN BRITAIN’.

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated lower right within image in black pen and ink, 'April 2 39 [29?]' Titled lower right within image in black pen and ink, Narrabeen'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: 20.0 h x 25.0 w cm 20.0 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mrs Jean Campbell, 1979.
Accession No: NGA 79.1709.32
Image rights: © The Estate of Robert Campbell
  • With the artist until his death in 1972.
  • By descent to Jean Campbell, the artist’s widow.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Jean Campbell, August 1979.