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Roy DE MAISTRE

Bowral, New South Wales, Australia 1894 – London, England 1968

  • England, France 1923-26
  • England, France from 1929

The archer and the thinker 1940's Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in charcoal, pen and black ink and watercolour Support: thin smooth off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark verso centre, 'W H S & Co / [indecipherable 00]' image of man leaning on pillar within circle.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 33.6 h x 41.9 w cm sheet 34.4 h x 42.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Hon. Ian Callinan AC, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.1088
Image rights: © Caroline de Mestre Walker
Provenance:
  • Michael Renshaw, Esq.
  • Sotheby's London, 14 July 1965, lot 147.
  • with Arthur Jeffress, London.
  • The Sunday Sale, Christie's South Kensington: Sonntag, 30.November 2008, lot 185.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ian Callinan, December 2009.
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