02 Oct 1879 - 29 Jul 1966
pencil, watercolour, opaque white on cream wove paper
30.4 x 28.5 cm image; 34.9 x 38.3 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed l.l., pencil "THEA PROCTOR". Not dated.
Thea Proctor Memorial Fund 1972
Not on display
Shown in 7 exhibitions
unknown, Ewing and George Paton Galleries, Australia, 02 Sep 1975–27 Sep 1975
Thea Proctor (1987), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 16 Jul 1987–02 Aug 1987
Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Apr 1989–25 Jun 1989
Two hundred years of Australian painting : Nature, people and art in the southern continent:
Painted Women - Australian artists in Europe at the turn of the century, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia, Perth, 24 Jul 1998–13 Sep 1998
The world of Thea Proctor (2005), National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 08 Apr 2005–31 Jul 2005
Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013
Referenced in 8 publications
Janine Burke, Australian women artists 1840-1940, Collingwood, 1980, 132 (illus.). plate no. 57
Ewing and George Paton Galleries, Australian women artists: One hundred years 1840-1940, Melbourne, 1975, (illus.). cat.no. 54
Anne Gray, Painted women - Australian artists in Europe at the turn of the century, 'An overwhelming love of beauty - Thea Proctor's women', pg. 31-33, Western Australia, 1998, 30 (colour illus.), 31, 46. cat.no. 55
Jeanette Hoorn (Editor), Strange women: essays in art and gender, Melbourne, 1994, 33 (illus.).
Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 62
Denise Mimmocchi, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Making Sydney modern: the artistic shaping of the postwar city', pg. 66-85, Sydney, 2013, 68 (colour illus.), 315.
Barry Pearce and Haruo Arikawa, Two hundred years of Australian painting: nature, people and art in the southern continent, Tokyo, 1992, 115 (colour illus.). cat.no. 64
Andrew Sayers, The world of Thea Proctor, 'Thea Proctor: artist and tastemaker', pg. 4-15, Canberra, 2005, 10, 112 (colour illus.), 175.