(Ruined church, Villers-Bretonneux)
25 Oct 1888 - 18 Jul 1961
(Ruined church, French battlefield)
tempera on grey paper
30.2 x 38.8 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated
Gift of the artist's daughter Pamela Thalben-Ball 1976
Not on display
© Estate of the artist
Shown in 1 exhibition
Mad through the darkness: Australian artists and the Great War, 25 Apr 2015–11 Oct 2015
Referenced in 3 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales (Editor), Catalogue of acquisitions 1976, Sydney, 1976, 20 (illus.).
Sarah Engledow, Portrait (no.28), 'Lovers of light', pg. 16-21, Canberra, Winter 2008, 17 (colour illus.). NOTE: Illustration is of a related work in the Australian War Memorial collection.
Anne Gérard-Austin, Look, ‘The luminous brush: Unearthing “little wonders” from their slumbers’, pg. 12-13, Sydney, Apr 2012, 12 (colour illus.), 13.