Joy HESTER, Woman with rose Enlarge 1 /1


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

Woman with rose 1956 Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and black ink with colour wash Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right in brush and black ink, 'Joy Hester / '56'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower centre in purple crayon, 'Woman with rose / No 38 / 40 gns'; '38' crossed out and '34' inscribed with ballpoint pen
Dimensions: sheet (irregular) 73.6 h x 48.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.646
Image rights: © Joy Hester. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne, 1976.