An image of La poupee

Thea Proctor

(Australia 02 Oct 1879 – 29 Jul 1966)

La poupee

Other titles:
La poupée
Location
Not on display
Further information

Proctor's strong emphasis on design through simplified forms and bright, flat colour is modern; but the bonnets, parasol and costumes of 'La poupée' (The doll) reveal her nostalgia for fashions of the Victorian era.

Year
(1925)
Media
Print
Medium
woodcut, printed in black ink, hand-coloured on thin cream laid paper
Dimensions
17.8 x 11.3 cm blockmark; 22.7 x 15.4 cm sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date

Signed l.r. beneath image, pencil "Thea Proctor".
Signed within block to print l.r., incised "TP".

Credit
Purchased 1978
Accession number
75.1978
Copyright
© AGNSW