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An image of The Three Sisters, Aroona by Hans Heysen

Hans Heysen

(Germany, Australia, France 08 Oct 1877 – 02 Jul 1968)

Title
The Three Sisters, Aroona
Year
1940
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
charcoal and wash, blue and yellow watercolour, sanguine on ivory laid paper
Dimensions

40.7 x 63.2 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., "HANS HEYSEN 1940".
Credit
Purchased 1943
Accession number
7368
Copyright
© C Heysen
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, (Hans Heysen Drawings), Sydney, 1943. cat.no. 1; Entry as "ink wash over charcoal 24x15, 1940"

Lou Klepac, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Hans Heysen / Elioth Gruner / Horace Trenerry', pg. 32-47, Sydney, 2002, 36 (colour illus.), 143, 147.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 36, 37 (colour illus.). cat.no. 22

Barry Pearce, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Earth, sky and paint', pg. 149-150, Sydney, 2000, 154 (colour illus.), 300.

Jill Skyes, Look, 'Heysen celebrates austerity landscapes', pg. 19, Newtown, May 2009, 19 (colour illus.).

Bernard William Smith, Untitled. Manuscript catalogue of the collection. Entry as "charcoal and wash".

Exhibition history (2)

Hans Heysen Drawings (1943), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Aug 1943–31 Aug 1943

Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1997–15 Mar 1998