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Title

Standing female nude, Central school, London

circa 1935


Artist

Nora Heysen

Australia

11 Jan 1911 - 30 Dec 2003


Details


Other Title

Standing negress, nude


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

circa 1935


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

red chalk


Dimensions

56.1 x 38.7


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1990


Location

Not on display


Accession number

141.1990


Artist information

Nora Heysen

Artist profile

Works in the collection

99


Place

Where the work was made
London

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'Focus on Nora Heysen', pg. 20-21, Sydney, Dec 2005-Jan 2006, 21 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 37