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Cheshire, England 1910 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1987

  • New Zealand 1920-29
  • Australia from 1929
  • England 1933-34

not titled [study of female torso] 1976 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: thin smooth buff wove paper adhered to medium-weight smooth cream card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right alongside image in black pencil, 'DT [overlapping text] '76.'. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso card upper right on small rectangular off-white self-adhesive label in blue and black ink, 'THE MACQUARIE GALLERIES / 40 KING STREET, SYDNEY, 2000. TEL.: 29-5787 / DOROTHY THORNHILL / No. 67 FEMALE TORSO / Pencil 23 x 15 cms. $120'. Inscribed verso card upper right on small rectangular white self-adhesive label in black ink, 'THORNHILL DRAWING. [underlined] / Glass cleaned [illegible] nudes / 8 AUGUST 1989 and / 7 MARCH 1996 / Property of Annabel Eglitis. / ON LOAN [illegible] 8 Dec 1980'.
Dimensions: image 22.9 h x 9.4 w cm sheet 23.0 h x 15.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Anna Eglitis 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1741
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Anna Eglitis, Cairns, 2014.