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Title

Sketchbook

1987


Artist

David Brian Wilson

Australia

12 Jul 1946 - 26 Mar 1998


About

Among the drawings in these sketchbooks are numerous studies of animals and birds, reflecting a particular interest he had in them, and his life in the small rural township of Rockley near Bathurst. There are figure drawings, inscriptions of the artist's thoughts and ruminations on life and art, and sketches of objects, animals and people.


Details


Date

1987


Media categories

Drawing , Sketchbook


Materials used

spiral bound sketchbook with pale grey covers: 17 bound leaves and 1 loose leaf, 25 drawings in pencil, pen and ink, pastel


Dimensions

33.1 x 24.5 cm leaf; 33.7 x 25.3 x 1.3 book closed; 33.7 x 50.0 cm book open


Signature & date

Inscribed and dated upper c. on cover label, blue ink "D.B. WILSON 1987".


Credit

Gift of Lu Wilson 2013


Location

Not on display


Accession number

224.2013.a-r


Artist information

David Brian Wilson

Works in the collection

13