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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1919 – London, England 1969

  • England 1939-40 and from 1949

not titled [design for Othello: The council chambers] 1951-68 Description: 320
Materials & Technique: drawings, chalk; gouache; paper drawing in chalk and gouache Support: thick smooth black wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below image in yellow chalk, 'Sainthill.'. Not dated. Not titled. Inscribed upper right above image in white chalk, '11 Sunday [encircled] / Venice / A Street / Council Chamber / Seaport / A [illegible]'. Inscribed verso upper left in yellow chalk, 'Othello'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left on small rectangular white self-adhesive label in red marker, '320'.
Dimensions: image 35.7 h x 47.5 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 50.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.63.42
Subject: Theatre arts, Australia Collection: The Loudon Sainthill archive of his theatre costume and set designs, acquired 1976.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Loudon Sainthill Memorial Scholarship Trust, Redfern Gallery Ltd, London, 1976.