Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912
Drawing for portrait of Lionel Lindsay.
Materials & Technique:
drawings, crayon; gouache; paper drawing in crayon and gouache Support: paper
Primary Insc: signed lower left in pen and black ink, 'Dargie'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower edge of matt in ink, 'To Val, This odd Christmas card, with all my best wishes for that Season/ and the New Year. / I had intended to let this original sketch for the portrait of dear old Lionel/go to the C'wealth Coll. but since James has assured me the portrait is/not considered part of that coll. I would sooner you owned it / Yrs/Bill.'.
image 20.0 h x 29.6 w cm sheet 23.6 h x 29.7 w cm
: Gift of Valda Leehy Accession No
: NGA 00.28
- Gift to Valda Leehy, from the artist.
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Valda Leehy, Canberra, at an unestablished date.