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An image of Devastation: burnt out offices by Graham Sutherland

Graham Sutherland

(England 24 Aug 1903 – 17 Feb 1980)

Title
Devastation: burnt out offices
Year
1941
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour, black, white and yellow chalks, over pencil
Dimensions

64.0 x 110.0 cm sight; 99.0 x 146.0 x 6.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of the British Government 1948
Accession number
8076
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission of the Artist's Estate
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

British Government, Gift of the British Government 1948

Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994. No catalogue number

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, 239 (colour illus.).

Anna Waldmann, British watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1980. No catalogue number

Exhibition history (3)

British watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Oct 1980–23 Nov 1980

Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Jul 1994–25 Sep 1994

Modern Britain 1900-1960, NGV: International, Melbourne, 15 Nov 2007–24 Feb 2008