Joy HESTER, Boy Enlarge 1 /1


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

Boy [Child No. 1] (1956) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: Date estimated by curator
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and ink and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower centre in purple crayon, 'Child No. 1'. Inscribed verso lower left in purple crayon, '20 gns'
Dimensions: sheet 75.2 h x 49.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.647
Image rights: © Joy Hester. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne, 1976.