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Title

The bathers


Artist

Thea Proctor

Australia

02 Oct 1879 - 29 Jul 1966


Details


Date

(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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

WA9.1972


Artist information

Thea Proctor

Works in the collection

56


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


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.