Augustus John OM Dorelia c.1911–2

Artwork details

Artist
Augustus John OM 1878–1961
Title
Dorelia
Date c.1911–2
Medium Oil paint on wood
Dimensions Support: 330 x 235 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Bequeathed by R.J. Dyson 1943
Reference
N05434
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05434 DORELIA c. 1911
 
Inscr. ‘John’ c.r.; inscribed in pencil under the paint is a letter which looks like a ‘J’ and two figures which may be ‘11’ or ‘12’.
Oil on wood, 13×9 1/4 (33×23·5).
Bequeathed by R. J. Dyson 1943.

In style this picture is very similar to the portrait of Dorelia in the Municipal Gallery of Modern Art, Dublin.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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