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Title

Architectural floor plan of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, showing completed portions and proposed additional galleries, central court, board room and loggia

20 Aug 1909


Artist

Walter Vernon

Australia

11 Aug 1846 - 17 Jan 1914


About

The unfinished parts of the Gallery, shown in lighter ink on this plan, were never completed to the designs of architect Walter Liberty Vernon. Very little building work was done on the Gallery from 1909, when this plan was drawn up, until the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary wing in 1968-72.


Details


Date

20 Aug 1909


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

ink on cardboard


Dimensions

57.0 x 84.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, ink, "W L Vernon Government Architect/20.08.09"


Credit

National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC1.76.52


Artist information

Walter Vernon

Works in the collection

11