Peter PURVES SMITH, not titled [Study for Enlarge 1 /1

Peter PURVES SMITH

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912 – 1949

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

not titled [Study for "The chess game"]. not titled [recto].
not titled [structural forms] not titled [verso].
(1948) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black and brown inks over black pencil Support: white wove sketchbook page

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image [recto] 24.0 h x 13.2 w cm image [verso] 20.6 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 24.7 h x 17.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.912AB
Provenance:
  • The artist's estate.
  • Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, 2007.