William CONSTABLE, Set design for the ballet Terra Australis Enlarge 1 /1

William CONSTABLE

Eaglehawk, Victoria, Australia 1906 – 1989

  • England 1930, late 1950s to 1960
  • SE Asia 1982

Set design for the ballet Terra Australis 1944 Materials & Technique: drawings, gouache; paper drawing in gouache Support: paper

Dimensions: 53.0 h x 76.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1943
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia
Image rights: © Estate of William Constable
Provenance:
  • Gift to Geoffrey Ingram (the first Administrator of the Australian Ballet), from Edouard Borovansky.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Geoffrey Ingram, Melbourne, 1987.