Roy DE MAISTRE, Rug design Enlarge 1 /1


Bowral, New South Wales, Australia 1894 – London, England 1968

  • England, France 1923-26
  • England, France from 1929

Rug design between 1930 and 1932 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink, black pencil and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower left in black pencil, 'R de M'. not dated. Titled and inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Rug design 4 ft x 7 ft / Made by Wilton Royal / To order'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on label verso upper left in green ink '8'.
Dimensions: image 21.3 h x 12.4 w cm sheet 32.1 h x 20.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.841
Image rights: © Caroline de Mestre Walker
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Deutscher Fine Art, Melbourne, November 1976: