Old trench, Villers-Bretonneux
tempera on textured grey paper on cardboard
54.0 x 73.3 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, dark purple tempera "Evelyn Chapman/ 1919".
Signed top c. verso on paper on cardboard, blue ink ".../ Evelyn Chapman/ ...".
Gift of the artist's daughter Pamela Thalben-Ball 1976
Not on display
© Estate of the artist
Shown in 1 exhibition
Mad through the darkness: Australian artists and the Great War, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Apr 2015–11 Oct 2015
Referenced in 3 publications
Sarah Engledow, Portrait (no.28), 'Lovers of light', pg. 16-21, Canberra, Winter 2008, 19 (colour illus.). NOTE: Illustration is of a related painting titled 'Bunker entrance' (1919) in the Australian War Memorial collection.
Anne Gérard-Austin, Look, ‘The luminous brush: Unearthing “little wonders” from their slumbers’, pg. 12-13, Sydney, Apr 2012, 13 (colour illus.).
Unknown (Editor), Catalogue of acquisitions 1976, Sydney, 1976, 19 (illus.).