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Title

Gruzman - architect


Artist

Eric John Smith

Australia

1919 -


About

Awarded the Archibald Prize for 1970 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1971.


Details


Other Title

Portrait of Neville Gruzman


Date

1970


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

182.9 x 137.1 cm board; 186.2 x 140.0 x 5.5 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 181.5 x 136.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, white oil, "Eric Smith 70". Signed u.r. corner verso on board, white oil "ERIC SMITH/.../.../...".


Credit

Gift of Mr Neville Gruzman 1971


Location

Not on display


Accession number

146.1971


Archibald Prize

Winner - 1970


Artist information

Eric John Smith

Works in the collection

13


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Anna Waldmann, The Archibald Prize: an illustrated history 1921-1981, Sydney, 1981, 232 (colour illus.).

Peter Ross, Let's face it: the history of the Archibald Prize, ‘Chapter 4: Into the 1970s’, pg. 61-85, Sydney, 2005, 62, 63 (colour illus.), 144 (colour illus.).

Peter Ross, Let's face it: the history of the Archibald Prize, 'Into the 1970s', pg. 63-87, Sydney, 1999, 64, 65 (colour illus.), 134 (colour illus.). titled 'Gruzman - architect'

Anna Waldmann, Art and Australia (Vol. 20, No. 2), 'The Archibald Prize', pg. 213-236, Sydney, Summer 1982, 232 (colour illus.).