Armidale, New South Wales, Australia 1879 – Potts Point, New South Wales, Australia 1966
not titled [The song].
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour Support: cardboard
Inspired by modernist art, Proctor used clean lines, simple forms and bold colours in The song. She depicted a singer dressed in the latest fashion ‘the tango’ dress, with its beaded fringe and wearing a turbaned, feathered headdress.
Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra