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Title

(Deposition)

(circa 1952)


Artist

Roy de Maistre

Australia, England

27 Mar 1894 - 01 Mar 1968


Details


Date

(circa 1952)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

99.5 x 82.0 cm board; 108.0 x 90.3 x 2.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, red oil "R de Maistre". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Patrick White 1974


Location

Not on display


Accession number

49.1974


Artist information

Roy de Maistre

Artist profile

Works in the collection

110


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 65.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, '"The Tree of Man was never quiet"', pg. 28-35, Carlton, 2002, 33, 48, 131.

Heather Johnson, Roy de Maistre: The english years, New South Wales, 1995, 154-55. References related work in the collection of the British Council, London.

Daniel Thomas AM (Curator), Project 14: Roy de Maistre 1894-1968, Sydney, 1976. cat.no. 25

Daniel Thomas., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Painting's influence on literature', Sydney, 14 Sep 1976.