Aletta LEWIS, not titled [portrait of woman with hair combed back] [recto]; partial sketch of woman's face] [verso] Enlarge 1 /2
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Aletta LEWIS

Orpington, Kent, England 1904 – Hampstead, London, Greater London, England 1956

  • Australia 1927-29

not titled [portrait of woman with hair combed back] [recto]
partial sketch of woman's face] [verso]
1928 Materials & Technique: drawings, conté crayon; paper drawing in red conté crayon Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'Aletta Lewis '28'. not titled.
Dimensions: image (recto) 32.4 h x 22.4 w cm image (verso) 11.4 h x 6.2 w cm sheet 36.8 h x 26.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.760AB
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, October 2005;