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William DARGIE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912 – 2003

  • Europe undated, Brisbane

Studies of the explorers Burke and Wills 1939 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; pastel drawing in brown and white pastel Support: paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: Titled and inscribed on backing below image in brown ink 'Studies of the Explorers Burke & Wills - For a Mural Decoration 1939 /Presented to Frank Clune/9.9.44 by Bill Dargie/with best wishes'.
Dimensions: image 24.6 h x 34.2 w cm sheet 25.4 h x 35.4 w cm backing 40.4 h x 48.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Tony Clune 1977.
Accession No: NGA 77.852
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Tony Clune, Sydney, 1977.