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An image of Portrait of a dancer (Miss Peggy Dawes) by Thea Proctor

Thea Proctor

(Australia 02 Oct 1879 – 29 Jul 1966)

Title
Portrait of a dancer (Miss Peggy Dawes)
Year
(circa 1928)
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pencil on ivory wove paper on card
Dimensions

43.1 x 33.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, pencil "Thea Proctor". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1928
Accession number
250
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Sarah Engledow', The world of Thea Proctor, 'The world of Thea Proctor', pg. 16-84, Canberra, 2005, 120 (colour illus.), 176.

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 570 [Gallery No. 5], titled 'Portrait of a dancer'

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 8], Sydney, Jun 1924, (illus.). plate no. 37. Entry as "Miss Peggy Dawes. Pencil Drawing by Thea Proctor in the possession of the National Art Gallery of N.S.W.

Exhibition history (3)

150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938

The world of Thea Proctor (2005), National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 08 Apr 2005–31 Jul 2005

Unknown, Grosvenor Gallery, Sydney c 1928, Grosvenor Gallery, Sydney