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An image of Recto: Composition study for 'Man'
Verso: (study of men working) by Weaver Hawkins

Weaver Hawkins

(United Kingdom, Australia 28 Aug 1893 – 13 Aug 1977)

Title
Recto: Composition study for 'Man' Verso: (study of men working)
Year
(circa 1949)
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pencil, pen and black and red ink, watercolour, squared on ivory wove paper
Dimensions

37.2 x 56.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the artist's family 1976
Accession number
251.1976
Copyright
© Estate of HF Weaver Hawkins
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Rod James, Nuclear (r)age: the bomb in Australian art, 'Nuclear (R)Age: the bomb in Australian art', pg. 4-16, Clayton, Jun 1993, 5 (illus.), 29. cat.no. 27

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 77 (illus.). cat.no. 68

S.H. Ervin Gallery, Weaver Hawkins 1893-1977, Sydney, 1995. cat.no. 36; titled 'Study for Man'; Collection AGNSW

Exhibition history (3)

The Bomb, Monash University Gallery, Clayton, 13 Jul 1993–21 Aug 1993

Weaver Hawkins retrospective:

Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1997–15 Mar 1998

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