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An image of (Deposition) by Roy de Maistre

Roy de Maistre

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

(circa 1952)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on hardboard

99.5 x 82.0 cm board; 108.0 x 90.3 x 2.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, red oil "R de Maistre". Not dated.
Gift of Patrick White 1974
Accession number
© Caroline de Mestre Walker
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 65.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, '"The Tree of Man was never quiet"', pg. 28-35, Carlton, 2002, 33, 48, 131.

Heather Johnson, Roy de Maistre: The english years, New South Wales, 1995, 154-55. References related work in the collection of the British Council, London.

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. 25

Exhibition history (1)

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