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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 nude female figures (some caged) and containers 1970 to 1979 Description: [8] leaves with [8] compositions on [6] leaves and inside front cover (cardboard cover, spiral bound)

Collection Title: Sketchbook of nude female figures (some caged) and containers
Materials & Technique: drawings, sketchbooks, drawings in pen and ink, brush and ink, ballpoint pen, fibre-tipped pen, and watercolour Support: paper, cardboard

Dimensions: cover 27.0 h x 37.0 w cm sheet 27.0 h x 37.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of June Davies 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1683.1-8
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.