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An image of Portrait of Miss Suzanne Crookston by Arthur Murch

Arthur Murch

(Australia 08 Jul 1902 – 23 Sep 1989)

Portrait of Miss Suzanne Crookston
Other titles:
Portrait of Suzanne
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

76.0 x 60.0 cm, 92.8 x 75.5 x 5.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r.corner, brown oil "MURCH". Not dated.
Gift of Miss Jacqueline Crookston 2006
Accession number
© Arthur Murch Estate
20th & 21st c Australian art
Bibliography (8)

Joseph Eisenberg, Arthur Murch 1902-1989: A retrospective, 'Arthur Murch 1902-1989: a retrospective', pg. 5-11, Armidale, 1992, 5, 18. 2

Liz Gibson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rayner Hoff / Arthur Murch', pg. 60-71, Sydney, 2002, 66 (colour illus.), 145, 147.

Steven Miller, Dogs in Australian art, 'Black and tan terrier (miniature)', pg. 50-51, Kent Town, 2012, 50, 51 (colour illus.).

Ria Murch, Arthur Murch: An artist's life 1902-1989, Avalon Beach, 1997, 43, 53, 76 (colour illus.).

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, The Archibald Prize 1935: list of entries, Sydney, 1935, 3.

Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1935), Sydney, 1935, 1. 103; titled 'Portrait of Miss Suzanne Crookston'; NFS

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 61], Sydney, Nov 1935, 25 (illus.). titled 'Portrait of Miss Suzanne Crookston'; This picture was awarded the Society of Artists' Award, 1935.

Author Unknown, The Art of William Dobell, Sydney, 1946, 47 (illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Society of Artists annual exhibition (1935), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 06 Sep 1935–04 Oct 1935

Arthur Murch 1902-1989: A Retrospective:

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

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