Image unavailable

Sam ATYEO

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1910 – Vence, France 1990

  • France from 1936
  • Australia 1945-46, 1948-49

Erect 1931 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, gouache; paper; watercolour painting in watercolour and gouache Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in fibre-tipped pen 'S. Atyeo 31 [circled]'. Titled verso upper centre in black pencil, 'ERECT'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in ink 'P7-67'.
Dimensions: image 43.8 h x 29.0 w cm sheet 43.8 h x 29.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Madame Anne Atyeo, the artist's wife, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.96
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1990.
  • By descent, to Madame Anne Atyeo, the artist's widow.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Madame Anne Atyeo, France, April 2008.