Stories Organisations Projects About Login

Property Illustration - 69 Alfred Street, Kew

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc 1 Civic Drive Kew Victoria

Description
Pen and ink drawing on drafting film of 69 Alfred Street, Kew by Margaret Picken.
Object Registration
2020.0131.011
Keywords
artist -- margaret picken 1950-, architectural drawings -- houses -- kew (vic.), 69 alfred street -- kew (vic)
Historical information
This drawing is one of a series created by Margaret Picken for a range of real estate agents in Melbourne between c.1983 and c.2005. Each work is signed and dated by the artist.
Significance
The series of drawings in the Picken Collection are invaluable assets for identifying architectural features and styles. The year in which the drawing was created is also a valuable record for house historians, as a number of the properties depicted have either been altered since that date or demolished.
Inscriptions & Markings
69 ALFRED ST., KEW / MARG. PICKEN '87
Last updated
today at 3:03PM