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Title

Poverty makes strange bedfellows


Artist

Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo

Australia

1870 - 1955


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1905


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

74.5 x 135.0 cm sight; 99.2 x 159.7 x 6.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.l. corner, red oil "A. Dattilo-Rubbo/ ...1905".


Credit

Edward Stinson Bequest Fund 2009


Accession number

216.2009


Artist information

Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo

Works in the collection

16


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 11 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales annual report 2008–09, 'Collections: Australian painting', pg. 21-22, Sydney, 2009, 21. 23 (colour illus.).

David Hulme & Brigitte Banziger., Australian Art Sales Digest, 'Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo: a charismatic teacher’s work in focus', Melbourne, 30 May 2011, (colour illus.).

'Cigarette', The red funnel [vol. 3, no. 3], 'Australian painters: IV - Anthony Datillo-Rubbo', pg. 244-247, Dunedin, 01 Oct 1906, 245 (illus.).

Emma Collerton, Australian Collection Focus: Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo, 'Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo', pg. 2-5, Sydney, 2011, 9 (colour illus.).

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Royal Art Society of New South Wales 26th Annual Exhibition (1905), Sydney, 1905, 14 (illus.). cat.no. 38; priced 100 guineas

David Thomas, Deutscher and Hackett fine art auction: Melbourne 29 April 2009, 'A. Dattilo-Rubbo', pg. 32, Woollahra, Apr 2009, 32, 33 (colour illus.). lot no. 16

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Royal Art Society twenty-sixth annual exhibition', pg. 11, Sydney, 28 Aug 1905, 11. Exhibition review.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, 'Royal Art Society annual exhibition: the oil paintings', Sydney, 28 Aug 1905. Exhibition review.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 20 Sep 1905, 5.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Dattilo-Rubbo Collection', pg. 9, Sydney, 05 Jun 1906, 9.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Lone Hand, Sydney, 01 Mar 1909, frontispiece (colour illus.).