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Title

Falling bark


Artist

Eric John Smith

Australia

1919 -


About

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


Details


Date

1972


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

183.0 x 244.3


Credit

Purchased 1973


Location

Not on display


Accession number

2.1973


Wynne Prize

Winner - 1972


Artist information

Eric John Smith

Works in the collection

13


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


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

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

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