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Title

Study for 'Giluwe'

(circa 1953)


Artist

William Dobell

Australia, England

24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970


Details


Other Title

Giluwa (Study)


Date

(circa 1953)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on board


Dimensions

22.7 x 18.6 cm sight; 45.0 x 41.0 x 5.7 cm frame (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, green oil "DOBELL". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Mollie and Jim Gowing 2011


Location

Not on display


Accession number

14.2011


Artist information

William Dobell

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1,129


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, William Dobell, Sydney, 1954. cat.no. 18; titled 'Giluwa (Study)'; priced 189 guineas

John McDonald, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Paradise lost', pg. 16-17, Sydney, 04 Jul 2015-05 Jul 2015, 16, 17 (colour illus.). Review of the exhibition 'Painter in paradise: William Dobell in New Guinea'. Incorrect caption given for this work, 'Giluwe'.

Barry Pearce, Hendrik Kolenberg, Peter Raissis, Prue Davidson and Edmund Capon, William Dobell - the painter's progress, Sydney, 1997, 107 (illus.). cat.no. 35b