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Title

Rainbow scale (Exhibit I)

1930s


Artist

Roy de Maistre

Australia, England

27 Mar 1894 - 01 Mar 1968


Details


Date

1930s


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

crayon, pencil on cream card


Dimensions

18.8 x 27.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Sir John Rothenstein in memory of the artist 1969


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA13.1969


Artist information

Roy de Maistre

Artist profile

Works in the collection

110


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Niels Hutchison, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'De Maistre decoded', pg. 56-63, Sydney, 2013, 62 (colour illus.), 312.

Niels Hutchison, Symposium papers: Colour in art - revisiting 1919 & R-Balson, 'Colour-Music – Decoding de Maistre: The colour-music code', pg.26-29, Sydney, 2008, 26-29. General reference

Jenny McFarlane, Art and Australia (Vol. 40, No. 2), '"Colour in art" and Alexander Hector's Electric Colour-Music Organ', pg. 292-297, Sydney, Dec 2002-Feb 2003, 295 (colour illus.).

Annabel Pegus and Nick Waterlow, Colour in art: Revisiting 1919, Sydney, 2008, 58 (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Australian financial review, 'De Maistre - not a discordant note among those who mattered', pg. 28, Sydney, 26 Sep 1974, 28. General reference