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Title

Portrait study: Man in a chair, reading a book

1921


Artist

Roy de Maistre

Australia, England

27 Mar 1894 - 01 Mar 1968


Details


Other Title

(Man in a chair, reading a book)


Date

1921


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

red chalk


Dimensions

sheet 28.4 x 32.8


Signature & date

Signed and dated l..l, chalk "R. de Mestre 1921".


Credit

Gift of Mrs Clarice Thomas 1972


Location

Not on display


Accession number

89.1972


Artist information

Roy de Maistre

Artist profile

Works in the collection

110


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Daniel Thomas (Curator), Project 14: Roy de Maistre 1894-1968, Sydney, 1976. cat.no. 40; titled '(Man in a chair, reading a book)'

Daniel Thomas., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Painting's influence on literature', Sydney, 14 Sep 1976. General reference