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An image of Study for 'Emergency loading at night' by William Dobell

William Dobell

(Australia, England 24 Sep 1899 – 13 May 1970)

Title
Study for 'Emergency loading at night'
Year
circa 1944
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pen and black ink, white gouache
Dimensions

15.0 x 22.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1964
Accession number
DA21.1964
Copyright
© Courtesy Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Betty Churcher, The art of war, 'Far from the Front Line', pg. 91-129, Carlton, 2004, 114 (colour illus.).

Prue Davidson, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'Return to Sydney and the war years', pg. 73-89, Sydney, 1997, 80 (colour illus.). cat.no. 26a

Mary Eagle and Lola Wilkins, A tribute to William Dobell, Canberra, 1999, 56.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Everyday life: prints drawings and watercolours from the collections of Australian and European art, Sydney, 1994. cat.no. 18

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 48 (colour illus.). cat.no. 37

Ross Woodrow, William Dobell: hard drawing, Newcastle, 2007, 38, 46 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (6)

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

William Dobell the painter's progress (1997-1998):

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

A Tribute to William Dobell (1999), Drill Hall Gallery, Australian National University, Canberra, 02 Sep 1999–03 Oct 1999

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

William Dobell: hard drawing (2007-2008), Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 15 Dec 2007–10 Feb 2008