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Harold PARKER

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England 1873 – Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 1962

  • Australia 1876-96
  • England 1896-1930 with visits to Australia 1911 and 1921-22
  • Australia from 1930

Sketchbook mainly of real and imagined figures, portraits and groups 1941 Description: Windsor & Newton Winring Sketch Book Series 65 with 70lb cartridge papaer containing [24] leaves with [24] compositions on [24] leaves (cardboard cover, ring bound)

Collection Title: Sketchbook mainly of real and imagined figures, portraits and groups, 1941
Title Notes: Date 1941 based on many dated drawings.
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, colour pencil; paper drawing in colour pencils Support: white wove 70 lb paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: 17 compositions signed and dated, coloured black pencil, 'HP 1941'
Dimensions: cover 14.0 h x 23.4 w cm sheet 14.0 h x 23.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Rosamond C H Shepherd 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.586.1-24
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Rosamond Shepperd, a grand-niece of the artist, Melbourne, April 1987.