Una FOSTER, not titled [fashion sketches for beach-wear] Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1912 – 1996

  • England 1950 - 1951

not titled [fashion sketches for beach-wear] 1950-1951 Description: three designs: beach dresses and swimming costume
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, drawing in brush and watercolour and gouache over black pencil Support: medium-weight textured cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Edition Notes: Probably produced during 1950-1951 while at the Central School of Arts and Crafts, London (now Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design).
Primary Insc: signed lower centre to lower right adjacent image in black pencil, 'Una Foster'. not dated. not titled.
Dimensions: image 21.4 h x 17.2 w cm sheet 23.6 h x 20.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Laurie and Robyn Curley, 2012.
Accession No: NGA 2012.127
Subject: Fashion
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Laurie and Robyn Curley, New South Wales, 2012