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An image of Seated figure by Roy de Maistre

Roy de Maistre

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

Title
Seated figure
Year
(circa 1936-circa 1937)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on paperboard
Dimensions

60.6 x 50.7 cm board; 78.3 x 68.1 x 3.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, pencil "R. de Maistre". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Patrick White 1974
Accession number
50.1974
Copyright
© Caroline de Mestre Walker
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Lesley Harding, Cubism & Australian art, 'Australia in the World and the World in Australia 1930-1939', pg. 57-95, Carlton, 2009, 60 (colour illus.).

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 130.

Macquarie Galleries, Pioneer contemporaries: Roy de Maistre, Grace Cossington Smith, Roland Wakelin, Sydney, 1960. cat.no. 9; Kindly lent by Mr. Patrick White

Daniel Thomas (Curator), Project 14: Roy de Maistre 1894-1968, Sydney, 1976. cat.no. 12

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

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