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Title

(Seated female nude from behind)

1930s


Artist

Frank Medworth

Australia, United Kingdom

1892 - 11 Nov 1947


About

An illustration in his 'Figure drawing', London: Faber and Faber, 1940, p.211, illus. 280

Accompanying text reads ...
"Linear textures are observable in Diagram 280, in the hair, the features of the foreshortened mask, the fingernails, and in the indications of inserted forms and surface accents of the dimpled elbows. Sections were essential to the expression of the supporting wrists, fingers, waist, buttock, thigh and left heel."

Australian Art Department, AGNSW, August 2001


Details


Date

1930s


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

24.4 x 20.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l., pencil "Medworth." Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Maggie Rowe 2001


Location

Not on display


Accession number

371.2001


Artist information

Frank Medworth

Works in the collection

61