Peter PURVES SMITH, The chess game (recto); not titled [cone shape basket form] (verso) Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912 – 1949

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

The chess game (recto)
not titled [cone shape basket form] (verso)
(1948) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink over black pencil Support: white wove sketchbook page

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image [recto] 16.0 h x 24.7 w cm image [verso] 15.0 h x 14.8 w cm sheet (irregular) 17.6 h x 24.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.913AB
  • 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.