Joy HESTER, Boy's face Enlarge 1 /1


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

Boy's face c.1951 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: Date estimated by curator
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in watercolour and gouache Support: paper

Primary Insc: Estate stamp lower right in ink, 'Joy Hester'. not dated. not signed.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in ink, 'Cat. / No 96 / 'Boys Face' ' Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'No 945/0007/ double mount'. Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'P' [in circle]. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '6' [crossed out] and '29'
Dimensions: sheet 33.0 h x 29.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.639
Image rights: © Joy Hester. Licensed by Viscopy
  • The artist, Peregrine Smith and Sweeney Reed, Tolarno Galleries