Rainbow scale (Rainbow again)
Roy de Maistre
27 Mar 1894 - 01 Mar 1968
crayon, pencil on cream card
26.0 x 35.6 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Sir John Rothenstein in memory of the artist 1969
Not on display
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Colour in Art - revisiting 1919, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Paddington, 21 Aug 2008–27 Sep 2008
Mad through the darkness: Australian artists and the Great War, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Apr 2015–11 Oct 2015
Referenced in 3 publications
Niels Hutchison, Symposium papers: Colour in art - revisiting 1919 & R-Balson, 'Colour-Music – Decoding de Maistre: The colour-music code', pg.26-29, Sydney, 2008, 26-29. General reference
Unknown and Unknown, Colour in art: Revisiting 1919, Sydney, 2008, 61 (colour illus.).
The Australian financial review, 'De Maistre - not a discordant note among those who mattered', pg. 28, Sydney, 26 Sep 1974, 28. General reference