Joy HESTER, Gethsemane IV Enlarge 1 /1


Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1960

Gethsemane IV c.1947 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: Date estimated by curator
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, gouache; ink; paper drawing in brush and Chinese ink, gouache Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso on label upper left in ballpoint pen, '4 [in circle] Joy Hester 1947 / 'Gethsemane' / Watercolour heightened with white / and Chinese ink on paper / $500.00 / Reed Collection'
Dimensions: sheet 25.0 h x 30.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.632
Image rights: © Joy Hester. Licensed by Viscopy
  • The artist, Sunday Reed, Sweeney Reed