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Desmond Digby

(New Zealand, Australia 1933 – )

Title
The Misses Patricia and Ethel White (portrait of Patrick White and pug dog)
Other titles:
Portrait of two ladies
Year
1964
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on paperboard
Dimensions

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 ...".
Credit
Bequest of Patrick White 1991
Accession number
100.1991.45
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

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.

Exhibition history (1)

The life of Patrick White: