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An image of (Studio interior) by Roy de Maistre

Roy de Maistre

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

(Studio interior)
Other titles:
"Studio interior (Reclining figure)"
Reclining figure
(circa 1931)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

50.5 x 60.6 cm stretcher; 58.7 x 58.7 x 5.8 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, pencil "R. de Maistre". Not dated.
Gift of Patrick White 1974
Accession number
© Caroline de Mestre Walker
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

Andrew Brighton, Francis Bacon, 'Ideologies of despair', pg. 18-29, London, 2001, 23 (illus.).

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'Strangers in the Motherland', pg. 5-19, Carlton, 2002, 12, 130.

Niels Hutchison, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'De Maistre decoded', pg. 56-64, Sydney, 2013, 56, 278, 281 (colour illus.), 312, 321.

Heather Johnson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Roy de Maistre / Roland Wakelin', pg. 48-59, Sydney, 2002, 143. 8

Terence Maloon, Look, 'Studio interior: Francis Bacon and Roy de Maistre', pg. 28-31, Newtown, Dec 2012-Jan 2013, 28 (colour illus.), 31.

Bernard William Smith, Place, taste and tradition: a study of Australian art since 1788, 'The modern movement in Australia', pg. 181-213, South Melbourne, 1979, 182, 183 (illus.). plate no. 62

Daniel Thomas (Curator), Project 14: Roy de Maistre 1894-1968, Sydney, 1976, (illus.). 6

Exhibition history (6)

Roy de Maistre: Retrospective exhibition of Paintings and Drawings 1917-1960, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, May 1960–Jun 1960

Gifts from Patrick White (1974), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Dec 1974–22 Dec 1974

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

Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003

Australian modern masterpieces from the Art Gallery of New South Wales:

Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013