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Title

Francisco Lezcano riding the unicycle

2001


Artist

Margaret Woodward

Australia

1938 -


About

The central character of the drawing 'Francisco Lescano riding the unicycle' is taken from a Velazquez painting.

This work was a finalist in the 2001 Dobell Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 2001.


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

2001


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pastel, charcoal on white wove paper, laminated onto canvas


Dimensions

120.0 x 119.5 cm sheet; 142.5 x 142.5 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., white pastel "Woodward.". Signed u.r. verso on canvas backing, black pastel "MARGARET WOODWARD./ ...". Dated u.l. verso on canvas backing, black pastel ".../ ... (2000)/ ...".


Credit

Margaret Hannah Olley Art Trust 2001


Location

Not on display


Accession number

328.2001


Dobell Prize for Drawing (discontinued)

- 2001


Artist information

Margaret Woodward

Works in the collection

4


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Helen Campbell, Contemporary Australian Drawing: 20 years of the Dobell Prize for Drawing, ‘Other works acquired from the Dobell Prize for Drawing’ compiled, pg. 62-72, Sydney, 2012, 11, 72 (illus.), 74.

Isabel Hendriksen, Margaret Woodward: inside looking out, Parramatta, 2003, 40, 41 (illus.), 68.

Gavin Fry, Margaret Woodward: paintings 1950-2002, Sydney, 2003, 137 (illus.). cat.no. 125

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'A fine harvest of drawings: legacy of an exceptional draughtsman', pg. 28-31, Sydney, Nov 2011, 31.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, ‘Drawing the spotlight’, pg. 18, Sydney, Jun 2002, 18.