Study of a barrowman
24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970
white gouache on black paper
12.4 x 7.5
Signature & date
Signed l.r., gouache "WD". Not dated.
Not on display
© Courtesy Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
Shown in 7 exhibitions
Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Dec 1979–28 Jan 1980
Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jan 1990–11 Mar 1990
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 Region Art Gallery, Newcastle 07 May 1997–06 Jul 1997
- Museum of Modern Art at Heide, Bulleen 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
A Tribute to William Dobell (1999), Drill Hall Gallery, Australian National University, Canberra, 02 Sep 1999–03 Oct 1999
William Dobell: hard drawing (2007-2008), Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 15 Dec 2007–10 Feb 2008
Referenced in 8 publications
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..