Peter PURVES SMITH
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912
- Europe 1934-37, Australia 1937, Africa, Europe, America, India, Burma 1937-46
Woman eating duck
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in gouache, watercolour, pen and ink and black pencil Support: thin white wove paper on cardboard
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in image in black ink, ' PURVES-SMITH / 1948 '.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '241821-&'.
image 47.5 h x 62.6 w cm sheet 48.0 h x 62.6 w
: Purchased with the assistance of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007 Accession No
: NGA 2007.1112 Subject
: Collection: The James Agapitos and Ray Wilson collection of Australian surrealist art, acquired, 2007.
Australia, Art style: Surrealism
- Joseph Brown Collection
- Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney
- Purchase by the National Gallery of Australia, of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, 2007