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Title

Portrait of John Passmore

(circa 1933)


Artist

Adelaide Perry

Australia

23 Jun 1891 - 19 Nov 1973


Details


Other Title

Portrait sketch of John Passmore


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

(circa 1933)


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil on paper


Dimensions

50.7 x 38.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1975


Location

Not on display


Accession number

228.1975


Artist information

Adelaide Perry

Works in the collection

21


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 61

Barry Pearce, John Passmore 1904-84, 'Introduction', pg. 7-22, Sydney, 1984, 9 (illus.).