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Title

Portrait of a dancer (Miss Peggy Dawes)


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

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.