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Title

Sirius

1955


Artist

Ian Fairweather

Scotland, Australia

29 Sep 1891 - 20 May 1974


Details


Place where the work was made

Bribie Island Queensland Australia


Date

1955


Media category

Painting


Materials used

gouache on cardboard


Dimensions

50.9 x 35.8 cm; 63.0 x 48.0 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., white gouache "IF". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Lucy Swanton 1982


Location

Not on display


Accession number

183.1982


Artist information

Ian Fairweather

Works in the collection

25


Place

Where the work was made
Bribie Island

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Murray Bail, Ian Fairweather, 'Bribie Island, the Aboriginal influence', pg. 109-129, Sydney, 2009, 113, 114 (colour illus.), 253. plate no. 90; cat.no. 116

Murray Bail, Ian Fairweather, Sydney, 1981, 116 (colour illus.). plate no. 51; cat.no.110

Mervyn Horton (Editor), Art and Australia [vol. 1, no. 1], Sydney, May 1963, 37.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 14