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Title

(Mother and child, two nudes in background)

1974


Artist

Ralph Trafford Walker

Australia

07 Jan 1912 - 2003


About

Ralph Trafford Walker was a painter, printmaker and sculptor, best known for his sculptural relief bronze doors for the Mitchell Library, made in 1942. He studied at the East Sydney Technical College with sculptor Rayner Hoff and produced dioramas for the Australian War Memorial c. 1945 and was an official war artist during WW II. Work is held in the collections of the National War Memorial and the National Gallery of Australia.


Details


Date

1974


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour on white wove paper


Dimensions

38.1 x 28.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., pencil "R Trafford Walker/ -74".


Credit

Gift of Richard King 2008


Location

Not on display


Accession number

170.2008


Artist information

Ralph Trafford Walker

Works in the collection

6