An image of Costume de Fête, Finistère

Hilda Rix Nicholas

(Australia 01 Sep 1884 – 03 Aug 1961)

Costume de Fête, Finistère

Location
Not on display
Further information

Hilda Rix Nicholas visited the south coast of Brittany in 1925-26, where she spent much time drawing in local market places. The majority of the drawings she made were studies of local peasants in traditional dress.

Year
1925-1926
Media
Pastel
Medium
coloured pastel on ivory wove paper
Dimensions
56.2 x 38.2 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed l.r., black pastel "E.H.Rix.[monogram] Nicholas". Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Shirley Pursley 2001
Accession number
17.2001
Copyright
© Estate of Hilda Rix Nicholas