Cover image for Dorothy Henry Greener Collection - Artists, Correspondence and Other
Series:
Dorothy Henry Greener Collection - Artists, Correspondence and Other
Series Number:
Access:
Special Conditions - See Series Details
Start Date:
17 Dec 1941
End Date:
30 Aug 2014
Source:
Tasmanian Archives
Creating Agency:
20 Jan 1945
How to Use:
Items NS4826/1/1-17, 21-23, 27 Open on request to donor

Items NS4825-1/18-20, 24-26 Closed till deaths of Helene Chung Martin and Dorothy Henry Greener

The use of any material for documentation, transmission or publication requires written authority from the Donor or her Records Executor/ Nominee. Researchers are directed to the Contact page of website: www.helenechung.com. (2015)
Series notes:
Includes drawings and sketches, correspondence, memorabilia.

These records are part of the holdings of the Tasmanian Archives
Items:


Artwork - Colour geometric painting - artist unknown - possibly Gordon Walters or Daryl Harrison
Artwork - Colour geometric painting - artist unknown - possibly Gordon Walters or Daryl Harrison
Artwork - Charcoal Geometric sketches on papers - artist unknnown possibly Gordon Walters or Daryl Harrison.
Artwork - Charcoal Geometric sketches on papers - artist unknnown possibly Gordon Walters or Daryl Harrison.
Watercolour portrait Dorothy on paper (Unknown not GW or DH)
Artwork - Pencil sketch Helene sleeping (Gordon Walters study for framed pencil drawing
Artwork - Blue wash, ink portrait - Helene - (Eileen Brooker study for framed oil portrait Lehene and Helene c 1952)
Artwork - Pencil sketch - Dorothy posing full figure 2 sides of paper. Artist unknown possibly GW or Max Angus.
Artwork - Pencil sketch - Dorothy's scuffs - artist unknown
Artwork - Purplish colour wash (Unknown)
Artwork - Red ink, Bird catches worm (Gordon Walters)
Artwork - LC/HC pencil attempt at bird aided by Gordon Walters
Artwork - Black and colour wash horizontal birds. (Gordon Walters teaching HC)
Artwork - Blue and red fish and other geometric design on paper. Gordon Walters (x3)
Artwork - Cubist blue and purple crayon portrait Helene (Gordon Walters)
Artwork - Pencil duckling (Gordon Walters teaching and assisted by LC/HC in children's art book
Artwork - S John Ross - Silhouette artist
Correspondence, photographs from Daryl Hill Harrison an artist who met Dorothy in 1953. Went off to England. Letters to Dorothy and Helene. includes later letters and cards
Gordon Walters, NZ artist, met Dorothy in Sydney in 1947 - 10 Letters to Dorothy 1958 - 75 (Scanned and used by Sue Gardiner in ArtNews NZ Winter 2014)
Gordon Walters, NZ artist, met Dorothy in Sydney in 1947 - 10 Letters to Dorothy 1964 - 1990, Obit 1995, card from wife Margaret Orbell
Gordon Walters, NZ artist, met Dorothy in Sydney in 1947 - 19 sketches -
Gordon Walters, NZ artist, met Dorothy in Sydney in 1947 - Letter to Lehene and Helene with blue biro drawings on the back.(Used by Sue Gardiner in ArtNews NZ Winter 2014)
Gordon Walters, NZ artist, met Dorothy in Sydney in 1947 - articles about Gordon including the Sue Gardiner article in ArtNews NZ Winter 2014)
Leslie Greener folder: The Happiness Box. Negotiations re rights as illustrator of re-publicaiton by Media Masters, Singapore conducted for Dorothy Greener by Helene 1991 - 2013. Musical Version composed by Bryony Marks , premier Melb Symphony Orchestra
Memorabilia - name tags, cards, ABC credit Union, wallet, small objects of personal use. Cinderella program naming Dorothy as the Hair Stylist.
Leslie Greener - Letters to Dorothy - 20 between 1955 - 59, 19 letters 1959 - 1971 including instructions re George Dibbern, 'Ship Without Port', 18 Letters Jun - Aug 1972, 18 letters Sep Nov 1972