The Misses Patricia and Ethel White (portrait of Patrick White and pug dog)
New Zealand, Australia
1933 - 15 Apr 2015
Portrait of two ladies
acrylic on paperboard
17.7 x 22.50 cm board; 33.7 x 36.7 x 3.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, purple oil "Digby".
Signed and dated l.l. verso, black ink "... 1964/ ... Desmond ...".
Bequest of Patrick White 1991
Not on display
© Desmond Digby
Shown in 1 exhibition
Referenced in 3 publications
William Yang, Patrick White: the late years, Sydney, 1995, 10, 14 (illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's study after White's death with 'The Misses Patricia and Ethel White' hanging on wall.
Unknown, The life of Patrick White, Canberra, 2012, 26. cat.no. 102
Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 134.