Woman in shawl
02 Oct 1879 - 29 Jul 1966
(Woman in shawl standing by an open doorway)
Woman in shawl and crinoline standing by an open doorway
pencil, watercolour on white wove paper
66.3 x 44.6 cm sight; 104.5 x 79.5 x 4.3 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Thea Proctor". Not dated.
Gift of Patrick White 1973
Not on display
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Referenced in 4 publications
Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: I', pg. 44-53, Carlton, 2002, 49, 148.
Barry Pearce, Look, 'Patrick White, art patron', pg. 27, Sydney, Nov 2004, 27.
Andrew Sayers, The world of Thea Proctor, 'Thea Proctor: artist and tastemaker', pg. 4-15, Canberra, 2005, 14, 48, 115 (colour illus.), 175.
Daniel Thomas, Gifts from Patrick White, Sydney, Dec 1974. cat.no 48