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Title

Crucifixion

(circa 1957)


Artist

Roy de Maistre

Australia, England

27 Mar 1894 - 01 Mar 1968


Details


Date

(circa 1957)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

tempera, gold leaf on wood panel


Dimensions

27.9 x 21.2 cm board; 30.3 x 23.8 x 3.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, black tempera "R de Maistre". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Patrick White 1974


Location

Not on display


Accession number

54.1974


Artist information

Roy de Maistre

Artist profile

Works in the collection

110


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


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, 'White and the Sydney Art World: I', pg. 44-53, Carlton, 2002, 48, following 48 (colour illus.), 51, 52, 78, 132. NOTE: the caption for this reproduction is not correct. It is for accession number 8538, 'The Crucifixion', 1932/1945, which the gallery purchased in 1950.

Macquarie Galleries, Pioneer contemporaries: Roy de Maistre, Grace Cossington Smith, Roland Wakelin, Sydney, 1960. cat.no. 12; Kindly lent by Mr. Patrick White

David Marr, Patrick White: A life by David Marr, Milsons Point, 1991, 340-341. cat.no. 27

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