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

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

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