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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1899 – Palm Beach, New South Wales, Australia 1943


Wellington, New Zealand 1900 – 1983

  • Periods in England, France, Australia, Italy, Spain, Japan and China 1927-46


not titled [Design for a theatre curtain]. 1920's Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, gouache; graphite; paper; watercolour drawing in watercolour, gouache and black pencil Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Label verso centre in print and ink, 'A Parker Ltd / Picture Framers / ...(illeg) dge Road, Sydney (near Circular Quay) / Subject of picture: Design for a theatre curtain / Name of artist: Helen Stuart [sic] / Sylvia Moore Sims / Ailsa Lee Brown / not for sale'.
Dimensions: sight 61.0 h x 118.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.753
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sullivan Strumpf Fine Art, Sydney, 2005.