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Title

The bathers

(circa 1925)


Artist

Thea Proctor

Australia

02 Oct 1879 - 29 Jul 1966


Details


Date

(circa 1925)


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour, opaque white on cream wove paper


Dimensions

30.4 x 28.5 cm image; 34.9 x 38.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l., pencil "THEA PROCTOR". Not dated.


Credit

Thea Proctor Memorial Fund 1972


Location

Not on display


Accession number

WA9.1972


Artist information

Thea Proctor

Artist profile

Works in the collection

56


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Anne Gray, Painted women - Australian artists in Europe at the turn of the century, 'An overwhelming love of beauty - Thea Proctor's women', pg. 31-33, Western Australia, 1998, 30 (colour illus.), 31, 46. cat.no. 55

Denise Mimmocchi, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Making Sydney modern: the artistic shaping of the postwar city', pg. 66-85, Sydney, 2013, 68 (colour illus.), 315.

Andrew Sayers, The world of Thea Proctor, 'Thea Proctor: artist and tastemaker', pg. 4-15, Canberra, 2005, 10, 112 (colour illus.), 175.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 62

Unknown, Australian women artists 1840-1940, Collingwood, 1980, 132 (illus.). plate no. 57

Unknown, Australian women artists: One hundred years 1840-1940, Melbourne, 1975, (illus.). cat.no. 54

Unknown (Editor), Strange women: essays in art and gender, Melbourne, 1994, 33 (illus.).

Barry Pearce and Unknown, Two hundred years of Australian painting: nature, people and art in the southern continent, Tokyo, 1992, 115 (colour illus.). cat.no. 64