Duneed, Victoria, Australia 1867 – Olinda, Victoria, Australia 1943
Five dancers fan
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour and gouache Support: silk
Streeton admired Charles Conder’s fan designs, commenting in 1901 that he didn’t think anything could be more beautiful. Streeton exhibited Five dancers fan in 1928 together with a group of watercolours and fan designs made during his time as an orderly in the First World War.
Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra