An image of Frightened

Joy Hester

(Australia 21 Aug 1920 – 04 Dec 1960)

Frightened

Location
Not on display
Further information

'Frightened' is a confronting, sombre work that explores extremes of human emotion and instinct. Joy Hester's intense and forceful drawings in brush and ink have a quality of intimacy that reveal her affinity and insight into the complexities of life, deeply felt and evocatively expressed in a considerable body of drawings and paintings.

Australian Art Department, AGNSW, 2000

Year
circa 1945
Media
Drawing
Medium
brush and black and red ink, wash on paper
Dimensions
31.9 x 20.3 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1993
Accession number
532.1993
Copyright
© Joy Hester. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney