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Title

'A cheery soul' (Six old ladies from Sundowne Home)

1963


Artist

Desmond Digby

New Zealand, Australia

1933 - 15 Apr 2015


Details


Other Title

Six ladies from Cheery Soul


Date

1963


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

mixed media


Dimensions

16.0 x 53.0 cm


Credit

Bequest of Patrick White 1991


Location

Not on display


Accession number

100.1991.46


Artist information

Desmond Digby

Works in the collection

21


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Craig Brush, Look, 'Celebrating Patrick White: when the end is not the end: a moving tribute', pg. 18-20, Sydney, Sep 2004, 19 (colour illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's house before removal of works donated to the AGNSW with 'Six old ladies from Sundowne Home "Cheery Soul"'' hanging on wall.

Peter Craven, The life of Patrick White, Canberra, 2012, 25. cat.no. 79

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 134.