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Title

Reclining nude (Dora)

(circa 1961)


Artist

Thea Proctor

Australia

02 Oct 1879 - 29 Jul 1966


Details


Other Title

Reclining nude


Date

(circa 1961)


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pen and brown ink, grey wash on cream machine wove paper


Dimensions

26.2 x 42.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pen and brown ink "Thea Proctor". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mrs Dora Sweetapple 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA1.1964


Artist information

Thea Proctor

Artist profile

Works in the collection

57


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 64

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly [vol. 5, no. 2], Sydney, Jan 1964, 182. Titled 'Quick sketch'.

Andrew Sayers, Sarah Engledow and Barry Humphries, The world of Thea Proctor, Canberra, 2005, 166 (colour illus.), 178.