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An image of The bathers by Thea Proctor

Thea Proctor

(Australia 02 Oct 1879 – 29 Jul 1966)

Title
The bathers
Year
(circa 1925)
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
pencil, watercolour, opaque white on cream wove paper
Dimensions

30.4 x 28.5 cm image; 34.9 x 38.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l., pencil "THEA PROCTOR". Not dated.
Credit
Thea Proctor Memorial Fund 1972
Accession number
WA9.1972
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (8)

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.

Exhibition history (7)

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