Thea PROCTOR, The game. Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 1

Thea PROCTOR

Armidale, New South Wales, Australia 1879 – Potts Point, New South Wales, Australia 1966

  • England 1903-12, 1914-21

The game. 1926 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: thin oriental style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Thea Proctor'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Game'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Artists proof'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left edge in black pencil, '13 x 12 Card mt 2023'. inscribed centre left side in black pencil, '21/2'.
Dimensions: printed image 15.4 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 23.9 h x 21.1 w cm
Accession No: NGA 46.28
Image rights: © Art Gallery of New South Wales
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), by 1946. A note with the old worksheet notes: possibly acquired before 1946. It was mistakenly attributed to Adrian Feint in the old list. It may have been bought with the Feint 'Decoration' as one of 16 works for [pounds] 250.