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Title

Pearl


Artist

William Dobell

Australia, England

24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970


Details


Place where the work was made

New South Wales Australia


Date

(1940)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

24.3 x 20.8 cm board; 41.7 x 39.0 x 4.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, red oil "W Dobell". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Miss Jacqueline Crookston 1996


Location

Not on display


Accession number

498.1996


Artist information

William Dobell

Works in the collection

1,129


Place

Where the work was made
New South Wales

Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, William Dobell: paintings from 1926 to 1964, Sydney, 1964. cat.no. 76; Coll: Dr and Mrs RM Crookston; not paginated

Scott Carlin., Kings Cross: bohemian Sydney, 'Kings Cross: bohemian Sydney', Sydney, 2003, (colour illus.).

Prue Davidson, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'Return to Sydney the war years', pg. 73-89, Sydney, 1997, 73, 75 (colour illus.), 76, 144. cat.no. 24a

James Gleeson, William Dobell, London, 1964, illus.. plate no. 48, cat.no. 84

Hal Missingham, William Dobell, Brisbane, 1959. cat.no. 16; titled 'The pearl'; Lent by Dr and Mrs RM Crookston, Camden

Lola Wilkins, A tribute to William Dobell, 'The importance of paint', pg.43-51, Canberra, 1999, 44.

Author Unknown, The Art of William Dobell, Sydney, 1946, 87 (illus.).