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Bothenhampton, Dorset, England 1890 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1964

  • Australia from 1913
  • Great Britain, France, United States of America 1960-61

not titled [Abstract pastel drawing] [recto] 1951 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, pastels, paper; pastel drawing in colour pastels Support: cream laid Canson paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark in reverse upper centre, 'Canson & Montgolfier France'.

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'R Balson. 51'.
Dimensions: sheet 48.2 h x 62.5 w cm sight 45.2 h x 59.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.158A
Image rights: © Ralph Balson Estate.
  • Purchased by the C.A.A.B. (Commonwealth Art Advisory Board), from Gallery A, Sydney, 1972.