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Title

Study for 'Lot's wife'

1886


Artist

John Russell

Australia

16 Jun 1858 - 22 Apr 1930


Details


Place where the work was made

Belle-Ile Brittany France


Date

1886


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil, white chalk highlights on buff laid paper on thin card


Dimensions

52.2 x 36.2 cm (sheet)


Signature & date

Signed and dated centre, pencil "JOHN - RUSSELL .../ ... 1886".


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Gil & Shay Docking Drawing Fund 2007


Location

Not on display


Accession number

349.2007


Artist information

John Russell

Artist profile

Works in the collection

22


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Anne Ryan, Look, 'John Peter Russell: Study of his wife', pg. 20-21, Sydney, May 2008, 20, 21 (colour illus.).

Elena Taylor, Australian impressionists in France, 'John Russell and friends: Roberts, Monet, van Gogh, Matisse, Rodin', pg. 52-70, Melbourne, 2013, 68 (colour illus.), 169, 176, 177.