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Title

Holy Week: Seville

1937


Artist

Edward Burra

England

26 Mar 1905 - 22 Oct 1976


Details


Other Title

Holy Week in Seville


Date

1937


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour over pencil and black chalk


Dimensions

160.6 x 77.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., ink "Burra 37(or 9)"


Credit

Purchased 1949


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8038


Artist information

Edward Burra

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Gerald Corcoran, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Gerald Corcoran 1947


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Andrew Causey, Edward Burra: complete catalogue, Oxford, 1985, pp 59-60, (illus.). cat.no. 154

Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, p 179 (col illus.).

Katherine Hudson, The British Art Journal, vol 12, no 1, 'Edward Burra (1905-76): Spain and Surrealism', pp 5-10, London, Summer 2011, p 7.

Sir John Rothenstein, Modern painters series: Edward Burra, Harmondsworth, 1945, (illus.). pl. 24. Dated 1938 owned by the artist

Sir John Rothenstein, Edward Burra, London, 1973, p 51.

Jane Stevenson, Edward Burra: Twentieth-Century Eye, London, 2007, p 252.