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An image of Study of a seated nude by Augustus John

Augustus John

(Wales 04 Jan 1878 – 31 Oct 1961)

Title
Study of a seated nude
Year
1900s Decade?
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
red chalk
Dimensions

35.4 x 25.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed c.r. sheet, pencil "John". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1953
Accession number
8715
Copyright
© Augustus John/The Bridgeman Art Library
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Dennis Colsey., Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, 'Introduction: Artists' materials and techniques', Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 2

Terence Maloon and Peter Raissis (Editors), Michelangelo to Matisse: drawing the figure, Sydney, 1999, 191 [colour illus.]. cat.no. 191, as 'Seated female nude'

Exhibition history (3)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1953, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Mar 1954–04 Apr 1954

Hand and eye - a survey of artists' materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Various venues, 1970–1970

Michelangelo to Matisse: Drawing the figure, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Nov 1999–27 Feb 2000