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The Resource Nora Heysen: A Portrait

Nora Heysen: A Portrait

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Nora Heysen: A Portrait
Title
Nora Heysen: A Portrait
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Subject
Summary
Hahndorf artist Nora Heysen was the first woman to win the ArchibaldPrize, and Australia's first female painter to be appointed as an officialwar artist. A portraitist and a flower painter, Nora Heysen's life wasdefined by an all-consuming drive to draw and paint. In 1989, aged 78,Nora re-emerged on the Australian art scene when the nation's majorart institutions restored her position after years of artistic obscurity.Extensively researched, and containing artworks and photographs from thepainter's life, Nora Heysen: a portrait is the first biography of the artist, andit has been enthusiastically embraced by the Heysen family. This authorisedbiography coincides with a major retrospective of the works of Nora andher father, landscape painter Hans Heysen, to be held at the NationalGallery of Victoria in March 2019
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Anne-Louise Willoughby
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers
Label
Nora Heysen: A Portrait
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Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300007860
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781925815214
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Nora Heysen: A Portrait
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300007860
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781925815214
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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