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Lawrence Daws

(Australia 25 Dec 1927 – )

Night sea journey
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

137.0 x 158.0 cm stretcher; 144.3 x 165.2 x 8.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r., grey paint "DAWS". Not dated.
Gift of Margaret Olley 1995
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Candice Bruce, Lawrence Daws: asylum in Eden, Brisbane, 2000, 76, 83, 123 (colour illus.), 140. 66

Bettina Macaulay and Desmond Macaulay, The promised land: the art of Lawrence Daws, 'The promised land: the art of Lawrence Daws', pg. 11-21, Queensland, 2010, 19, 23, 54 (colour illus.).

John McDonald, Sydney Morning Herald, 'One artist's realism is another's nightmare', pg. 13, Sydney, 05 Nov 1994, 13A. In the Spectrum/Arts section

Margaret Olley, Favourites: Margaret Olley and Barry Humphries choose from public and private collections, 'Introduction', pg. 1-3, Sydney, 2000, 2, 3 (colour illus.). Catalogue entry appears in inserted list to printed catalogue

Exhibition history (4)

Lawrence Daws (1994), Robin Gibson Gallery, Darlinghurst, 26 Oct 1994–12 Nov 1994

Favourites: Margaret Olley and Barry Humphries choose from Australian collections (2000), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 15 Jan 2000–27 Feb 2000

Lawrence Daws: Asylum in Eden, Brisbane City Gallery, Brisbane, 16 Nov 2000–14 Jan 2001

Lawrence Daws: the promised Land:

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