Item #CL192-154 [Portrait Of A Woman]. Rachel Roxburgh, Aust.
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[Portrait Of A Woman]

c1940s. Pencil sketch, signed lower centre, 24.5 x 25cm. Slight foxing, stains, creases.

Sydney-born artist Rachel Mary Roxburgh was also an educator, conservationist, and architectural heritage campaigner. She studied at East Sydney Technical College and Adelaide Perry School. She exhibited with the Contemporary Group and the Society of Artists, and at the Macquarie Galleries, Sydney. Roxburgh lived in Europe and England for ten years, where she continued her studies, including pottery, at London Central and Hammersmith Art Schools. After her return to Australia she taught arts and crafts at prominent schools. She wrote books on architecture and early Australian families, and published articles in the Journal of Royal Australian Historical Society. Ref: ADB.

Item #CL192-154

Price (AUD): $990.00  other currencies

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