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An image of Joshua Smith by William Dobell

William Dobell

(Australia, England 24 Sep 1899 – 13 May 1970)

Title
Joshua Smith
Other titles:
Study for 'Joshua Smith'
Year
1943
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
silverpoint on paper
Dimensions

22.4 x 17.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Lucy Swanton 1972
Accession number
10.1972
Copyright
© Courtesy Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Prue Davidson, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'Return to Sydney and the war years', pg. 73-89, Sydney, 1997, 88, 89 (colour illus.). cat.no. 28a

Jane de Teliga, Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1979, 3.

Jane Hylton, William Dobell: portraits in context, 'Image of contention', pg. 10-20, Kent Town, 2003, 6 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 26

Exhibition history (8)

An exhibition of paintings and drawings from the collection of Lucy Swanton (1960), War Memorial Art Gallery, University of Sydney, Sydney, 02 May 1960–13 May 1960

Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Dec 1979–28 Jan 1980

The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Aug 1990–28 Oct 1990

William Dobell the painter's progress (1997-1998):

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

Bodyline, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre, 03 Feb 2001–08 Apr 2001

Portraits in context: the early work of William Dobell (2003), Carrick Hill, Australia, 08 Mar 2003–29 Jun 2003

Themes and Variations: Australian drawings from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst, 17 Oct 2008–30 Nov 2008