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Title

Study for "The duchess disrobes"


Artist

William Dobell

Australia, England

24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970


Details


Other Title

Study for "duchess disrobing"


Date

1936


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

gouache on cardboard


Dimensions

25.4 x 23.9 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased with assistance from the Trustees of the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation 1987


Location

Not on display


Accession number

518.1987


Artist information

William Dobell

Works in the collection

1,129


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Helen Campbell, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Out of Sydney: city and hinterlands', pg. 185-186, Sydney, 2000, 186, 190 (colour illus.), 300.

Jane Hylton, William Dobell: portraits in context, 'Image of contention', pg. 10-20, Kent Town, 2003, 12 (illus.), 13, 44 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 13, 60 (colour illus.), 120. cat.no. 49

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 10

Peter Raissis, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'London: life and portraits', pg. 32-72, Sydney, 1997, 50, 52 (colour illus.). cat.no. 12b

Author Unknown, William Dobell: the painters progress, Sydney, 1997, illus..