Skip to content

Collection

All

Search

Australian art

Contemporary art

View More:


Title

You Yangs landscape


Artist

John Scurry

Australia

1947 -


About

John Scurry was born in Melbourne in 1947 and studied at the Prahran College of Advanced Education (1969) and the Hawthorn Institute of Education (1971). He has taught Drawing and Printmaking in Melbourne since 1973, most recently as Head of Printmaking at the Victorian College of the Arts from 1991-2003, and has been Senior Lecturer at the VCA since 2003. He has exhibited regularly since 1969, and his work is in a number of private, university, corporate and public collections, including several regional Victorian galleries and the NGV.

His work has been shown in the Archibald, Wynne, Sulman and Dobell Prizes at the Gallery five times since 1980, most recently this year with a still life drawing in the Dobell Prize, 'Camberwell' 2005.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2005


Details


Place where the work was made

Melbourne Victoria Australia


Date

2004


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching, printed in black ink with plate tone on ivory wove paper


Edition

not editioned


Dimensions

18.8 x 29.8 cm platemark; 49.7 x 57.1 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Scurry ‘04".


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Arthur Boyd Acquisition Fund 2005


Location

Not on display


Accession number

333.2005


Artist information

John Scurry

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Melbourne