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Brett WHITELEY

Longueville, New South Wales, Australia 1939 – Thirroul, New South Wales, Australia 1992

  • England, S. Europe, N. Africa, USA, Pacific Islands 1960-69

Preparatory drawing for "Summer at Sigean" [recto]
not titled [doodle of a face][verso]
29 December 1962 Place made: Sigean, Languedoc-Roussillon, Aude, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in charcoal and pen and ink [recto]; drawing in watercolour highlighted with gum arabic, crayon [verso] Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed recto lower right with monogram stamp black ink, 'B/W' [in circle]. Dated lower right below image in pen and black ink, '29 / Dec'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso on right edge sideways in black crayon, 'CAMBRIDGE / LONDON / BRISTOL'.
Dimensions: image a) 20.2 h x 21.6 w cm image b) 24.8 h x 22.0 w cm sheet 28.0 h x 38.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Brett Whiteley, 1979.
Accession No: NGA 79.1686AB
Image rights: This work appears on the screen courtesy of the estate of Brett Whiteley
Provenance:
  • Estate of Brett Whiteley