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Title

Study of a barrowman

circa 1943


Artist

William Dobell

Australia, England

24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970


Details


Date

circa 1943


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

white gouache on black paper


Dimensions

12.4 x 7.5


Signature & date

Signed l.r., gouache "WD". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA22.1964


Artist information

William Dobell

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1,130


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Dennis Colsey., Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, 'Introduction: Artists' materials and techniques', Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 23

Prue Davidson, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'Return to Sydney and the war years', pg. 73-89, Sydney, 1997, 74, 82 (colour illus.). cat.no. 27a

Jane de Teliga, Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1979, 3.

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. 19

Kay Vernon, Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 67

Ross Woodrow, William Dobell: hard drawing, Newcastle, 2007, 42, 45 (colour illus.).

Author Unknown, William Dobell: the painters progress, Sydney, 1997, illus..