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Title

Sketchbook

1997

Artist

David Brian Wilson

Australia

12 Jul 1946 – 26 Mar 1998

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Alternate image of Sketchbook by David Brian Wilson
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  • Details

    Date
    1997
    Media categories
    Drawing , Sketchbook
    Materials used
    bound sketchbook with pale blue covers: 97 bound leaves, 23 drawings and artist's notes, pencil, pen and ink, watercolour, brush & ink on ivory laid paper; 3 loose leaves (1 with artist's notes, 1 with newsprint image adhered to it, 1 pen & ink, watercolour drawing)
    Dimensions
    28.4 x 23.0 cm leaf; 29.0 x 23.7 x 2.7 cm closed book; 29.0 x 47.0 cm open book
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Dated u.r. corner, page 1, pencil "11/ 1997".

    Credit
    Gift of Lu Wilson 2013
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    227.2013.a-vvvv
    Copyright
    © David Brian Wilson Estate

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    Artist information
    David Brian Wilson

    Works in the collection

    13

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  • 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.

Other works by David Brian Wilson

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