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An image of Falling bark by Eric John Smith

Eric John Smith

(Australia 1919 – )

Title
Falling bark
Year
1972
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas on hardboard
Dimensions

183.0 x 244.3

Credit
Purchased 1973
Accession number
2.1973
Copyright
© Eric Smith
Location
Not on display
Further information

This painting won the Wynne Prize in 1972 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1973.

Bibliography (3)

Helen Campbell, Wynne centenary 1897-1997: a selection of past winners from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997.

Edmund Capon and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a gallery, 'Australian 20th Century Art', pg. 71-89, Sydney, 1984, 88 (colour illus.).

Edmund Capon (Director), Barry Pearce (Curator) and Dinah Dysart (Curator), The Wynne prize: an Australian landscape tradition, Sydney, 1986, 29, 34 (illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Annual Prize Competitions 1972: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman, Trustees Watercolour, John and Elizabeth Newnham Pring Memorial, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Jan 1973–18 Feb 1973

The Wynne prize: an Australian landscape tradition (1987):