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Ralph BALSON

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

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

not titled [Pastel No. 19]. 1951 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, pastels, paper; pastel drawing in colour pastels Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'R Balson 51'. Signed and dated verso lower right in black pencil, 'R Balson 51'.
Tertiary Insc: Watermarked in reverse lower centre 'Canson & Montgolfier France'.
Dimensions: sheet 47.8 h x 60.6 w cm sight 48.6 h x 61.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.366
Image rights: © Ralph Balson Estate.
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from A.J. Thomas, Tasmania, February 1981.