Peter PURVES SMITH, Cafe society Enlarge 1 /1

Peter PURVES SMITH

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912 – 1949

  • Europe 1934-37, Australia 1937, Africa, Europe, America, India, Burma 1937-46

Cafe society (1938-39) Materials & Technique: drawings, charcoal; graphite; paper; pastel drawing in black pencil, pastel and charcoal Support: tan paper mounted on tissue paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: sheet 50.4 h x 37.8 w cm backing 62.4 h x 49.4 w cm sight 49.5 h x 36.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3689
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, November 1980.