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An image of A Jewess resting her head on her hand by Augustus John

Augustus John

(Wales 04 Jan 1878 – 31 Oct 1961)

Title
A Jewess resting her head on her hand
Year
1903
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching
Edition
24/25
Dimensions

16.3 x 15.3 cm platemark; 28.5 x 22.8 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., [incised plate] "John/ 1903". Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Augustus E John".
Credit
Purchased 1937
Accession number
6456
Copyright
© Augustus John/The Bridgeman Art Library
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Fin de Siècle, Sydney, Jan 1994. no catalogue numbers

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Special exhibition of prints and drawings, Sydney, 1937, 11 (illus.). cat.no. 35

Peter Raissis, Whistler to Freud: Etchings in Great Britain, Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 55

Exhibition history (3)

Special exhibition of prints and drawings, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Nov 1937–Dec 1937

Fin de Siècle: posters prints drawings from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Jan 1994–13 Mar 1994

Whistler to Freud: etching in Great Britain, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 Aug 2001–11 Nov 2001