Peter PURVES SMITH, Rue de Repos Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912 – 1949

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

Rue de Repos c.1938 Description: Study for the painting "Promenade"
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over underdrawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled as part of image centre left in watercolour, 'Rue de Repos'.
Tertiary Insc: Label verso upper left in ballpoint pen, '21'. Sotheby's label verso centre right in print '021'.
Dimensions: image 43.7 h x 36.8 w cm sheet 43.7 h x 36.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.470
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sotheby's Australia, Sydney, October 2004.