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An image of The sisters (family group) by Ralph Balson

Ralph Balson

(Australia 12 Aug 1890 – 1964)

Title
The sisters (family group)
Year
1939
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

110.0 x 85.5 cm stretcher; 126.0 x 102.2 x 5.5 cm frame; sight edge 108.0 x 84.2 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "R.BALSON -/39".
Credit
Bequest of Grace Crowley 1980
Accession number
124.1980
Copyright
© R Balson Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Bruce Adams, Ralph Balson A Retrospective, Bulleen, Jul 1989, 14 (colour illus.), 21, 50, 73. cat.no. 5

Nicholas Chambers, Art and Australia (Vol. 40, No. 2), 'Ralph Balson: "Painting". Abstracting the invisible', pg. 250-251, St Leonards, Dec 2002-Feb 2003, 250.

Natalie Wilson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Grace Crowley / Ralph Balson / Frank Hinder / Margel Hinder', pg. 88-103, Sydney, 2002, 90, 142, 147.

Exhibition history (5)

Exhibition I, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 17 Aug 1939–02 Sep 1939

Balson, Crowley, Fizelle, Hinder:

Ralph Balson: a retrospective:

Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003

Sydney studios, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 14 Aug 2004–26 Sep 2004