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Papers of Sir William Dobell, 1944-1971 [manuscript]
Bib ID 314444
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Dobell, William, Sir, 1899-1970
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1944-1971] 
0.10 m. 
Summary

The collection includes three letters to W. Dobell, exhibition catalogues of William Dobell's paintings, newspaper and magazine clippings, articles from journals and photographs and negatives relating to Dobell and his painting. Also includes a book entitled Trooper to the Southern Cross by Leslie Parker.

Biography/History

Australian artist. Won the Archibald Prize in 1943, 1948 and 1959. His works include portraits of the late Professor John Andersen, Sir Robert Menzies and Dame Mary Gilmore.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 4569.

Associated materials: Letter from William Dobell to Edmund Arthur Harvey, 28 February 1955 MS 10518.

Related Material Sir William Dobell collection of photographs; located at; National Library of Australia Pictures collection PIC/8576/1-100. 
Subjects Dobell, William, Sir, 1899-1970 -- Archives.  |  Painters -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Art, Australian -- Exhibitions.
Time Coverage 1944-1971 
Occupation Artists.
Other authors/contributors Parker, Leslie

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