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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
Copyright
© Estate of the artist
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

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

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

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