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Title

Painting

1958


Artist

Ralph Balson

Australia

12 Aug 1890 - 1964


Details


Date

1958


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

68.5 x 91.4 cm board; 77.8 x 100.3 x 4.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, green (enamel?) "R Balson/ 58". Signed u.r. verso, white chalk "R Balson".


Credit

Gift of Patrick White 1973


Location

Not on display


Accession number

102.1973


Artist information

Ralph Balson

Works in the collection

17


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Bruce Adams, Ralph Balson A Retrospective, Bulleen, Jul 1989, 71 (colour illus.), 88. cat.no. 45

Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 64.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: I', pg. 44-53, Carlton, 2002, 47, following 48 (colour illus.), 122.

David Thomas, Deutscher and Hackett fine art auction: Melbourne 29 August 2012, 'Works from the Wesfarmers collection of Australian art part 1: lots 1-23’, pg. 58-59, Melbourne, 2012, 58.