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An image of Figure group - three seated females by Rah Fizelle

Rah Fizelle

(Australia 04 Sep 1891 – 25 Oct 1964)

Title
Figure group - three seated females
Year
(1938)
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pencil on ivory wove paper
Dimensions

38.9 x 56.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mrs Michael Fizelle, the artist's widow 1969
Accession number
DA48.1969
Location
Not on display
Further information

Like others at this time, Fizelle reduced his forms to basic geometry and gave greater emphasis to design; but he looked particularly to Grace Crowley to deepen his knowledge of Cubism - through what she had learned in Paris under leading Cubist teacher André Lhote.