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Evelyn Chapman

(Australia 25 Oct 1888 – 18 Jul 1961)

Title
Old trench, French battlefield
Other titles:
Old trench, Villers-Bretonneux
Place of origin
Villers-BretonneuxSommeFrance
Year
1919
Media category
Painting
Materials used
tempera on textured grey paper on cardboard
Dimensions

54.0 x 73.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, dark purple tempera "Evelyn Chapman/ 1919". Signed top c. verso on paper on cardboard, blue ink ".../ Evelyn Chapman/ ...".
Credit
Gift of the artist's daughter Pamela Thalben-Ball 1976
Accession number
194.1976
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Art Gallery of New South Wales (Editor), Catalogue of acquisitions 1976, Sydney, 1976, 19 (illus.).

Sarah Engledow, Portrait (no.28), 'Lovers of light', pg. 16-21, Canberra, Winter 2008, 19 (colour illus.). NOTE: Illustration is of a related painting titled 'Bunker entrance' (1919) in the Australian War Memorial collection.

Anne Gérard-Austin, Look, ‘The luminous brush: Unearthing “little wonders” from their slumbers’, pg. 12-13, Newtown, Apr 2012, 13 (colour illus.).