Russell DRYSDALE Small Nude 1941

Art Artwork from Australia. Published by Gould Galleries on Saturday 23 February 2013.

Small Nude image

Year: 1941 Sold

oil on canvas. 34.5 x 19.0 cm. inscribed lower right: Drysdale.

Sir Keith Murdoch, Melbourne;
Sir Charles Lloyd Jones, Sydney;
to his son, Mr Charles Lloyd Jones, Sydney, until 1992;
Private collection, Melbourne.

Russell Drysdale, Macquarie Gallery, Sydney, 11-30 March 1942, no.12, 10 gns;
Treasures Revealed: Modern Australian Art, Gould Galleries, Melbourne, 1-24 September 1995, no.2, illustrated;
Twentieth Century Australian Art, A Major Collectors’ Exhibition, Gould Galleries, Melbourne, 18 March –
28 April 1999, no.16, illustrated.

Sydney Morning Herald, 11 March 1942, p. 7;
Joseph Burke, The Paintings of Russell Drysdale, Ure Smith, Sydney, 1950, p. 49;
Lou Klepac, The Life and Work of Russell Drysdale, Bay Books, Sydney, 1983, p. 15;
Geoffrey Smith, Russell Drysdale 1912-81, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne,1997, p. 84.