George COATES, not titled [Female head study] Enlarge 1 /1

George COATES

South Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1869 – London, England 1930

  • England 1897, France 1898-1900, England from 1900 with visits to Europe (1910, 1913, 1930) and Australia (1921)

not titled [Female head study] 1925 or 1926 Title Notes: [FN 1253]
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil and conté crayon Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'George J. Coates'. not dated or titled.
Dimensions: image 29.6 h x 26.4 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 32.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.188
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Christie, Mason & Wood, Melbourne, May 1978.
  • From the auction, 'Australian historical and contemporary painting, drawing and prints, also European paintings and prints (sale 19)', Melbourne: Christie, Manson & Woods, 20 March 1978, lot 450.