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An image of Two women by Thea Proctor

Thea Proctor

(Australia 02 Oct 1879 – 29 Jul 1966)

Two women
Other titles:
(Design for 'The Home' July 1926)
Cover for "The Home" July 1926
Two women (design for magazine cover)
circa 1926
Media category
Materials used
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.
Purchased 1975
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Jude Adams, Barbara Hall and Jennifer Barber, Project 21: Women's images of women, Sydney, 1977. 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.

Exhibition history (5)

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:

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