An image of 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

Walter Vernon

(Australia 11 Aug 1846 – 17 Jan 1914)

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

Location
Not on display
Further information

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.

Year
20 Aug 1909
Media
Drawing
Medium
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
Accession number
ARC1.76.52