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An image of Pilchards by William Dobell

William Dobell

(Australia, England 24 Sep 1899 – 13 May 1970)

Place of origin
New South WalesAustralia
Media category
Materials used
oil on hardboard

18.3 x 33.3 cm board; 25.5 x 40.6 x 4.3 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, red oil "DOBELL". Not dated.
Gift of Miss Jacqueline Crookston 1996
Accession number
© Courtesy Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, William Dobell: paintings from 1926 to 1964, Sydney, 1964. 159; Coll: Miss Jacqueline Crookston

James Gleeson, William Dobell, London, 1964, (illus.). plate no. 31, 218

James Gleeson, Contemporary Australian painting, Unknown, 1956. 13, Collection: Dr and Mrs R Crookston

Hal Missingham, William Dobell, Brisbane, 1959. 45; Lent by Dr and Mrs RM Crookston, Camden; not paginated

Peter Raissis, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'Recovery at Wangi', pg. 90-109, Sydney, 1997, 102 (colour illus.), 144. 32

Gavin Wilson, Cuisine & country: a gastronomic venture in Australian art, New South Wales, 2008, 89 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (6)

The art of William Dobell (1959), Finney's Art Gallery, Brisbane, 11 Aug 1959–11 Sep 1959

Paintings and Drawings by William Dobell (1960), John Martin's Auditorium, 11 Mar 1960–26 Mar 1960

William Dobell [University of Sydney] (1960), War Memorial Art Gallery, University of Sydney, Sydney, 12 Apr 1960–27 Apr 1960

William Dobell: Paintings from 1926 - 1964 (1964), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Jul 1964–30 Aug 1964

William Dobell the painter's progress (1997-1998):

Cuisine and country: a culinary venture in Australian Art:

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