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Title

The white peacock


Artist

Edward Burra

England

26 Mar 1905 - 22 Oct 1976


Details


Date

circa 1960


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour over pencil


Dimensions

92.0 x 149.0 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., ink "E.J. Burra". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

WB3.1961


Artist information

Edward Burra

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


The Lefevre Gallery, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Lefevre Gallery 1961. Purchased from the exhibition 'Recent watercolours by Edward Burra' 6-28 July 1961.


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 55 (colour illus.).

Andrew Causey, Edward Burra: complete catalogue, Oxford, 1985, (illus.). cat.no. 281

The Lefevre Gallery, Watercolours by Edward Burra, London, 1961. cat.no. 6

Anna Waldmann, British watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1980. no catalogue numbers