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An image of Rainbow scale. D# Minor - F# Minor by Roy de Maistre

Roy de Maistre

(Australia, England 27 Mar 1894 – 01 Mar 1968)

Title
Rainbow scale. D# Minor - F# Minor
Year
1930s
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
coloured crayon, pencil
Dimensions

25.4 x 35.6

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Sir John Rothenstein in memory of the artist 1969
Accession number
DA4.1969
Copyright
© Caroline de Mestre Walker
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

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, Paddington, 2008, 26-29. General reference

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

Exhibition history (2)

Modern Times, Powerhouse Museum, Australia, 01 Aug 2008–08 Feb 2009

Colour Music, Drill Hall Gallery, Australian National University, Canberra, 06 Aug 2014–24 Sep 2014