Roy de Maistre
27 Mar 1894 - 01 Mar 1968
oil, pencil on cardboard
13.3 x 122.0; 14.9 x 123.3 x 1.8 cm frame
Gift of Sir John Rothenstein in memory of Roy de Maistre 1969
Not on display
© Caroline de Mestre Walker
Shown in 8 exhibitions
Project 14 - Roy de Maistre: 1894-1968 (1976), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Sep 1976–04 Oct 1976
Colour in Art - revisiting 1919:
Sight and Sound: Music and Abstraction in Australian Art, The Arts Centre (Melbourne), Melbourne, 12 Jun 2010–19 Sep 2010
Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013
Colour Music, Drill Hall Gallery, Australian National University, Canberra, 15 Aug 2014–28 Sep 2014
Colourwheel, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 May 2015–29 May 2016
21st Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 16 Mar 2018–11 Jun 2018
Destination Sydney: Re-imaginings, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, 07 Dec 2018–17 Mar 2019
Referenced in 10 publications
Adam Geczy, Video Logic, 'Music + Video = I See Music', pg. 67-74, Sydney, 2008, 71 (colour illus.).
Elizabeth Gertsakis, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Roy de Maistre: colour-music and the Verbrugghens', pg. 46-49, Sydney, 2013, 47 (colour illus.), 312.
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. NOTE: General reference
Jenny McFarlane, Art and Australia (Vol. 40, No. 2), '"Colour in art" and Alexander Hector's Electric Colour-Music Organ', pg. 292-297, Sydney, Dec 2002-Feb 2003, 297 (colour illus.).
Annabel Pegus and Nick Waterlow, Colour in art: Revisiting 1919, Sydney, 2008, 52-53 (colour illus.).
Daniel Thomas AM (Curator), Project 14: Roy de Maistre 1894-1968, Sydney, 1976. cat.no. 47
Daniel Thomas., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Painting's influence on literature', Sydney, 14 Sep 1976.
Steven Tonkin, Sight & Sound: Music & abstraction in Australian art, 'Sight & Sound: Music & Abstraction in Australian Art', pg. 3-15, Melbourne, 2010, 4, 17.
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Australian financial review, 'De Maistre - not a discordant note among those who mattered', pg. 28, Sydney, 26 Sep 1974, 28. General reference
Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Acquisitions for 1969', pg. 538, Sydney, Jul 1970, 542 (illus.). plate no. 23