Peter PURVES SMITH, not titled [Female head study] Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1912 – 1949

  • Europe 1934-37, Australia 1937, Africa, Europe, America, India, Burma 1937-46

not titled [Female head study] c.1940 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, graphite; ink; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil, watercolour and brush and ink Support: paper mounted on tissue paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: sheet 48.6 h x 40.5 w cm backing 60.0 h x 48.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Joseph Brown Gallery 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.889
  • Lady Maisie Drysdale.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, May 1980.