02 Oct 1879 - 29 Jul 1966
(Design for 'The Home' July 1926)
Cover for "The Home" July 1926
Two women (design for magazine cover)
pencil, watercolour on ivory wove paper on board
30.6 x 28.8 cm image; 50.7 x 30.8 cm sheet/board
Signature & date
Signed l.l., red and brown watercolour "THEA PROCTOR". Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 5 exhibitions
Project 21 - Womens images of women (1977), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Oct 1977–13 Nov 1977
Cover up: the art of magazine covers in Australia:
- Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney 19 May 1995–13 Aug 1995
- The George Adams Gallery, Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne 31 Aug 1995–08 Oct 1995
- National Library of Australia, Canberra 26 Oct 1995–31 Oct 1996
Sydney studios, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 14 Aug 2004–26 Sep 2004
The world of Thea Proctor (2005), National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 08 Apr 2005–31 Jul 2005
Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013
Referenced in 3 publications
Jude Adams, Barbara Hall and Jennifer Barber, Project 21: Women's images of women, Sydney, 1977. cat.no. 35; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales
Peter McNeil, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Thea Proctor: towards a stylish Australia', pg. 98-103, Sydney, 2013, 102 (colour illus.), 315.
Andrew Sayers, Sarah Engledow and Barry Humphries, The world of Thea Proctor, Canberra, 2005, 134 (colour illus.), 176.