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An image of Woman in a hammock (after Courbet) by Roy de Maistre

Roy de Maistre

(Australia, England 27 Mar 1894 – 01 Mar 1968)

Title
Woman in a hammock (after Courbet)
Other titles:
Reclining figure - after Courbet
Year
(circa 1954)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

61.7 x 80.5 cm stretcher; 63.9 x 83.2 x 3.6 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, black oil "R de Maistre". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Patrick White 1974
Accession number
44.1974
Copyright
© Caroline de Mestre Walker
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

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

Macquarie Galleries, Pioneer contemporaries: Roy de Maistre, Grace Cossington Smith, Roland Wakelin, Sydney, 1960. cat.no. 11; titled 'Recling figure - after Courbet'; Kindly lent by Mr. Patrick White

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. cat.no. 26

Exhibition history (2)

Pioneer contemporaries: Roy de Maistre, Grace Cossington Smith, Roland Wakelin, Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 23 Nov 1960–02 Dec 1960

Project 14 - Roy de Maistre: 1894-1968 (1976), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Sep 1976–04 Oct 1976