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Title

The milliner

(1936)


Artist

William Dobell

Australia, England

24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970


Details


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

(1936)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on wood panel


Dimensions

20.5 x 15.4 cm board; 32.9 x 26.6 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, pencil "WILLIAM DobeLL". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1941


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7181


Artist information

William Dobell

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1,130


Place

Where the work was made
London

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Peter Raissis, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'London: life and portraits', pg. 32-72, Sydney, 1997, 34, 68 (colour illus.), 144. cat.no. 21

Laurence Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'William Dobell', pg. 3-5, Sydney, Oct 1959, 4 (illus.).

Author Unknown, The Art of William Dobell, Sydney, 1946, 102 (illus.).