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Title

Portrait of Mr. I. Segal

1944


Artist

Yosl Bergner

Austria, Australia, Israel

13 Oct 1920 -


Details


Date

1944


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

56.0 x 46.0 cm stretcher; 70.0 x 59.7 x 6.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, red oil "J BERGNER 44".


Credit

Anonymous gift 1980


Location

Not on display


Accession number

210.1980


Artist information

Yosl Bergner

Works in the collection

12


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Ewen McDonald, The Art Gallery of New South Wales collections, 'From Colonialism to late Modernism', pg. 7-106, Sydney, 1994, 56 (colour illus.).

Charles Merewether, Art and social commitment: an end to the city of dreams 1931-1948, Sydney, 1984, 85, 157 (illus.). cat.no. 85; 'unsigned, undated'

Barry Pearce, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Australian', pg. 13-35, Sydney, 1988, 24.

Barry Pearce, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Australian Art', pg. 5-26, Sydney, 1981, 6, 9 (illus.). cat.no. 3

Barrett Reid, Bernard William Smith, Janine Burke, Charles Merewether, Christine Dixon and Max Harris, Angry Penguins and Realist Painting in Melbourne in the 1940s, London, 1988, 153 (illus.), 173. cat.no. 160

Carmela Rubin (Editor), Yosl Bergner: a retrospective, 'Sylistic aspects', pg. 262-249, Tel Aviv, 2000, 79 (colour illus.), 223. cat.no. 14; note: numbers are in reverse as work published in Hebrew and English.

Natalie Wilson, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Out of Melbourne: realisms and mythologies', pg. 163-164, Sydney, 2000, 164, 168 (colour illus.), 300.