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An image of The quarry by Hans Heysen

Hans Heysen

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

Title
The quarry
Year
1924
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
charcoal on ivory laid paper
Dimensions

31.0 x 40.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l., charcoal and blue pencil "HANS HEYSEN.". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1945
Accession number
7451
Copyright
© C Heysen
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Australian Exhibition Commission, Catalogue: British Empire Exhibition (Wembley) 1924, 1924, 97. Lent by the Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales

New South Wales Society of Artists, Society of Artists Exhibition of Drawings and Small Sculpture, New South Wales, 1945. cat.no. 92

Hendrik Kolenberg, Everyday life: prints drawings and watercolours from the collections of Australian and European art, Sydney, 1994. cat.no. 43

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 36 (colour illus.). cat.no. 21

Exhibition history (4)

British Empire Exhibition (1924), Empire Stadium, Wembley, 23 Apr 1924–Oct 1925

Society of Artists Exhibition of Drawings and Small Sculpture (1945), David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 04 Apr 1945–14 Apr 1945

Everyday Life, prints, drawings and watercolours from the collections of Australian and European Art:

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