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Title

Study for 'Lot's wife'

1886


Artist

John Peter Russell

Australia

16 Jun 1858 - 30 Apr 1930


Details


Place where the work was made

Belle-Ile Brittany France


Date

1886


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil, white chalk highlights on laid paper on thin card


Dimensions

52.2 x 36.1 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated centre, pencil "JOHN - RUSSELL .../ ... 1886".


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Gil and Shay Docking Drawing Fund 2007


Location

Not on display


Accession number

349.2007


Artist information

John Peter Russell

Works in the collection

21


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Anne Ryan, Look, 'John Peter Russell: Study of his wife', pg. 20-21, Sydney, May 2008, 20, 21 (colour illus.).

Elena Taylor, Australian impressionists in France, 'John Russell and friends: Roberts, Monet, van Gogh, Matisse, Rodin', pg. 52-70, Melbourne, 2013, 68 (colour illus.), 169, 176, 177.