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Title

Carol singers

(1943)


Artist

Roy de Maistre

Australia, England

27 Mar 1894 - 01 Mar 1968


Details


Date

(1943)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paperboard


Dimensions

94.0 x 73.8 cm board; 117.0 x 97.0 x 5.3 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 93 x 72.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, yellow oil "R.de Maistre". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Patrick White 1974


Location

Not on display


Accession number

43.1974


Artist information

Roy de Maistre

Artist profile

Works in the collection

110


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 131.

Heather Johnson, Brought to Light: Australian Art 1850–1965 from the Queensland Art Gallery collection, 'Reality or Religious Fantasy? Roy de Maistre and Herbert Badham', pg. 218-223, Brisbane, 1998, 220.

Heather Johnson, Roy de Maistre: The english years, New South Wales, 1995, 56 (illus.).

Macquarie Galleries, Pioneer contemporaries: Roy de Maistre, Grace Cossington Smith, Roland Wakelin, Sydney, 1960. cat.no. 10; Kindly lent by Mr. Patrick White

Sir John Rothenstein and Bryan Robertson, Roy de Maistre: A retrospective exhibition of paintings and drawings from 1917-1960, London, 1960, 13. cat.no. 54; dated: 1943; Collection of Patrick White, Esq.

Daniel Thomas., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Painting's influence on literature', Sydney, 14 Sep 1976.

Daniel Thomas (Curator), Project 14: Roy de Maistre 1894-1968, Sydney, 1976, (illus.). cat.no. 22

Editor Unknown (Editor), Sotheby's Melbourne: Important Australian Art, 25 & 26 August 2008, Australia, 2008, 153 (colour illus.). NOTE: A variation of the painting in the AGNSW's collection.