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Title

Study for "The Prodigal sets out"

1926-1927


Artist

William Roberts

England

05 Jun 1895 - 20 Jan 1980


Details


Other Title

Study for "The Prodigal departs"


Date

1926-1927


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour, pencil


Dimensions

56.2 x 38.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r., brown ink "William Roberts". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mrs H.V. Evatt 1967


Location

Not on display


Accession number

WB1.1967


Artist information

William Roberts

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Mrs H.V. Evatt, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of Mrs H.V. Evatt 1967

Dr. H.V. Evatt, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Arts Council of Great Britain, William Roberts ARA: Retrospective Exhibition, London, 1965, p 14. referenced in cat 33

David Cleall, William Roberts: Catalogue raisonné (online), United Kingdom, 2009, www.englishcubist.co.uk/prodigal.html. no catalogue numbers

Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers

Andrew Gibbon Williams, William Roberts: An English Cubist, Aldershot, 2004, p 74.

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, p 272 (colour illus.).

Anna Waldmann, British watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1980. no catalogue numbers