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Phyl WATERHOUSE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1917 – 1989

  • England, France, Spain 1950-52
  • Near East Russia, UK, Europe c.1970

Sketchbook of female nudes, interiors, beach scenes and a hut 1978-79 Description: [90] leaves with [21] compositions on [18] leaves (cardboard and fabric cover)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of female nudes, interiors, beach scenes and a hut
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, graphite; ink; paper; pastel drawing in pen and brush and ink, black pencil and pastel Support: paper

Dimensions: cover 28.6 h x 21.6 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 20.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of June Davies 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1675.1-21
Provenance:
  • With the artist until her death in 1989.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from June Davies, Melbourne, December 1990.
  • June Davies with artist friends Charles Bush (1919-1989) and his companion Phyl Waterhouse (1917-1989) established Leveson Street Gallery, Melbourne, in 1962.