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An image of Still life with bronze horse by Earle Backen

Earle Backen

(Australia 01 Sep 1927 – 03 Oct 2005)

Title
Still life with bronze horse
Year
1988-1989
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
pencil, watercolour
Dimensions

55.8 x 73.7 cm sheet; 80.0 x 97.0 x 3.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "E.I. Backen ''88/89".
Credit
Purchased 1990
Accession number
1.1990
Copyright
© Earle Backen Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'Earle Backen in focus: an artist who deserves to be more widely known', pg. 25-27, Newtown, Oct 2005, 27.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 16, 98 (colour illus.), 124. cat.no. 89

Hendrik Kolenberg, The Australian Watercolour Institute, 'Foreword', pg. 7, Willoughby, 2006, 7 (colour illus.). Photograph shows Curator, Hendrik Kolenberg, standing in front of the watercolour during the exhibition of the artist's work in 2005.

Exhibition history (2)

Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:

Inside Out: Still Life and Interiors Post 1950, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Jul 1999–31 Jan 2000