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  • Title
    Item 03: Souriante [self portrait, smiling], 1923? / drawn by May Gibbs
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  • Physical Description
    1 drawing - watercolour and pencil - 46.4 x 35.3 cm (inside mount) ; 75.2 x 53.2 cm (framed)
  • Source
    Transferred from ML 765, December 1990
  • Copying Conditions
    Copyright status:: In copyright - Life of artist plus 70 years
    Approval for reproduction required: from the joint copyright holders: Cerebral Palsy Alliance and The Northcott Society
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy Cerebral Palsy Alliance and The Northcott Society
  • Finding Aids
    Guide to the papers of May Gibbs in Mitchell Library, State Library of NSW. Mitchell Library Manuscripts guides, no. 14 -
  • General note

    Title taken from label on back ; Previously noted, on back in pencil however no longer visible was 'Self-study'

    Souriante translates from French as smiling.
    Digital order no:Album ID : 981235
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Signed 'May Gibbs' at lower right

    Label on back reads 'Society of Artists Exhibition [-]23[?] watercolour 'Souriante' (not for sale) May Gibbs 12 Phillip St., Neutral Bay, Sydney'

    "H. Fleming" -- framing label on the reverse
  • Date note

    Undated, date estimation taken from label on back
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