The Misses Patricia and Ethel White (portrait of Patrick White and pug dog)
New Zealand, Australia
1933 - 15 Apr 2015
Portrait of two ladies
acrylic on paperboard
17.7 x 22.50 cm board; 33.7 x 36.7 x 3.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, purple oil "Digby". Signed and dated l.l. verso, black ink "... 1964/ ... Desmond ...".
Bequest of Patrick White 1991
Not on display
© Desmond Digby
Shown in 1 exhibition
Referenced in 3 publications
Peter Craven, The life of Patrick White, Canberra, 2012, 26. cat.no. 102
Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 134.
William Yang, Patrick White: the late years, Sydney, 1995, 10, 14 (illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's study after White's death with 'The Misses Patricia and Ethel White' hanging on wall.