An image of Architectural plan for the marble mosaic floors of the vestibule and lobby of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales

Walter Vernon

(Australia 11 Aug 1846 – 17 Jan 1914)

Architectural plan for the marble mosaic floors of the vestibule and lobby of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales

Location
Not on display
Further information

The vestibule of the Art Gallery was considered one of the finest parts of architect Walter Liberty Vernon's design for the building. The level of detailing on floors and ceilings, an example of which is seen in this design, was particularly praised. The vestibule was opened to the public in July 1906.

Year
27 Aug 1902
Media
Drawing
Medium
pencil and watercolour on cardboard
Dimensions
53.0 x 69.0 cm
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, ink, "W L Vernon Govt Arch/27.08.02"

Credit
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive
Accession number
ARC1.76.44