02 Oct 1879 - 29 Jul 1966
(Design for 'The Home' July 1926)
Cover for "The Home" July 1926
Two women (design for magazine cover)
pencil, watercolour on ivory wove paper on board
30.6 x 28.8 cm image; 50.7 x 30.8 cm sheet/board
Signature & date
Signed l.l., red and brown watercolour "THEA PROCTOR". Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 5 exhibitions
Project 21 - Womens images of women (1977), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Oct 1977–13 Nov 1977
Cover up: the art of magazine covers in Australia:
- Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney 19 May 1995–13 Aug 1995
- The George Adams Gallery, Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne 31 Aug 1995–08 Oct 1995
- National Library of Australia, Canberra 26 Oct 1995–31 Oct 1996
Sydney studios, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 14 Aug 2004–26 Sep 2004
The world of Thea Proctor (2005), National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 08 Apr 2005–31 Jul 2005
Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013
Referenced in 3 publications
Peter McNeil, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Thea Proctor: towards a stylish Australia', pg. 98-103, Sydney, 2013, 102 (colour illus.), 315.
Andrew Sayers, Sarah Engledow and Barry Humphries, The world of Thea Proctor, Canberra, 2005, 134 (colour illus.), 176.
Jude Adams, Barbara Hall and Jennifer Barber, Project 21: Women's images of women, Sydney, 1977. cat.no. 35; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales