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Title

African slave woman

(1914)


Artist

Hilda Rix Nicholas

Australia

01 Sep 1884 - 03 Aug 1961


Details


Other Title

African Slave Woman


Date

(1914)


Media category

Pastel


Materials used

pastel on paper


Dimensions

53.4 x 37.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, black pastel "E.H.Rix. [monogram]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1919


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4597


Artist information

Hilda Rix Nicholas

Artist profile

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Anthony Horderns' Fine Art Gallery, Exhibition of drawings and oil paintings by E.H. Rix Nicholas, 'Drawings.', Sydney, 1919. cat.no. 47; not paginated

Jeanette Hoorn, Hilda Rix Nicholas and Elsie Rix's Moroccan idyll: art and Orientalism, Melbourne, 2012, 167, 168 (illus.), 192.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales (Compilator), The National Art Gallery of New South Wales: Illustrated Catalogue 1925, 'Drawings-Australian', pg. 173-179, Sydney, 1925, 178. titled 'African Slave Woman'; cat.no. 58

Julie Petersen, Une Australienne: Hillda Rix Nicholas in Paris, Tangier & Sydney, 'The return of the cosmopolitan artist', pg. 39-72, Mosman, 2014, 29 (colour illus.), 74.

Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, 'Link across the Harbour', pg. 8, Sydney, Jun 2014, 8 (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Studio, 'Sketching in Morocco: a letter from Miss Hilda Rix', pg.35-41, London, 1914, 36 (illus.). titled 'An African slave woman'