Study for 'Emergency loading at night'
24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970
pen and black ink, white gouache
15.0 x 22.3 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Not on display
© Courtesy Sir William Dobell Art Foundation
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Everyday Life, prints, drawings and watercolours from the collections of Australian and European Art:
William Dobell the painter's progress (1997-1998):
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 14 Feb 1997–27 Apr 1997
- Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle 07 May 1997–06 Jul 1997
- Museum of Modern Art at Heide, Melbourne 29 Jul 1997–21 Sep 1997
- Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane 25 Oct 1997–07 Dec 1997
- Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart 08 Jan 1998–01 Mar 1998
Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1997–15 Mar 1998
A Tribute to William Dobell (1999), Drill Hall Gallery, Australian National University, Canberra, 02 Sep 1999–03 Oct 1999
Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000
William Dobell: hard drawing (2007-2008), Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle, 15 Dec 2007–10 Feb 2008
Referenced in 6 publications
Betty Churcher, The art of war, 'Far from the Front Line', pg. 91-129, Carlton, 2004, 114 (colour illus.).
Prue Davidson, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'Return to Sydney and the war years', pg. 73-89, Sydney, 1997, 80 (colour illus.). cat.no. 26a
Mary Eagle and Lola Wilkins, A tribute to William Dobell, Canberra, 1999, 56.
Hendrik Kolenberg, Everyday life: prints drawings and watercolours from the collections of Australian and European art, Sydney, 1994. cat.no. 18
Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 48 (colour illus.). cat.no. 37
Ross Woodrow, William Dobell: hard drawing, Newcastle, 2007, 38, 46 (colour illus.).