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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 of animals and real and mythical figures 1952 Description: Windsor & Newton, Rathbourne Sketch Book, series 31 containing [26] leaves with [17] compositions on [17] leaves (cardboard cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of animals and real and mythical figures, 1941.
Title Notes: Date 1952 based on a number of dated drawings in book.
Page: collection record
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, colour pencil; graphite; paper; watercolour drawing in colour pencil, black pencil and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: 8 compositions signed and dated, black pencil, 'HP 1952'
Dimensions: cover 12.6 h x 18.2 w cm sheet 12.6 h x 18.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Rosamond C H Shepherd 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.587.1-17
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Rosamond Shepperd, a grand-niece of the artist, Melbourne, April 1987.