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Title

Portrait of a dancer (Miss Peggy Dawes)

(circa 1928)


Artist

Thea Proctor

Australia

02 Oct 1879 - 29 Jul 1966


Details


Date

(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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

250


Artist information

Thea Proctor

Artist profile

Works in the collection

56


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


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.