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Title

(Ruined church, Villers-Bretonneux)

1918-1919


Artist

Evelyn Chapman

Australia

25 Oct 1888 - 18 Jul 1961


Details


Other Title

(Ruined church, French battlefield)


Place where the work was made

Villers-Bretonneux Somme France


Date

1918-1919


Media category

Painting


Materials used

tempera on grey paper


Dimensions

30.2 x 38.8 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated


Credit

Gift of the artist's daughter Pamela Thalben-Ball 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

197.1976


Artist information

Evelyn Chapman

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales (Editor), Catalogue of acquisitions 1976, Sydney, 1976, 20 (illus.).

Sarah Engledow, Portrait (no.28), 'Lovers of light', pg. 16-21, Canberra, Winter 2008, 17 (colour illus.). NOTE: Illustration is of a related work 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, 12 (colour illus.), 13.