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An image of Study for "Boy lounging" by William Dobell

William Dobell

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

Title
Study for "Boy lounging"
Year
1937
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
gouache on hardboard
Dimensions

24.0 x 33.0

Signature & date
Signed l.l., gouache "WILLIAM DOBELL". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased under the terms of the Florence Turner Blake Bequest 1962
Accession number
WA4.1962
Copyright
© Courtesy Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, William Dobell: paintings from 1926 to 1964, Sydney, 1964. cat.no. 61

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 110 (colour illus.).

John Hook, Brought to Light: Australian Art 1850–1965 from the Queensland Art Gallery collection, 'Two Views of Dobell. William Dobell The Cypriot' [overall title of chapter], 'Dobell and Modern Mannerism' by Timothy Morrell' and 'Substance and Spirit', pg. 158-163, Brisbane, 1998, 160, 161 (colour illus.), 162.

Peter Raissis, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'London: life and portraits', pg. 32-72, Sydney, 1997, 66, 67 (colour illus.), 144. cat.no. 20

Exhibition history (5)

Paintings and Drawings by William Dobell (1960), John Martin's Auditorium, 11 Mar 1960–26 Mar 1960

Acquisitions 1962, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Apr 1963–12 May 1963

William Dobell: Paintings from 1926 - 1964 (1964), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Jul 1964–30 Aug 1964

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

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