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Title

Kosciusko


Artist

Will Ashton

Australia

1881 - 1963


About

This painting won the Wynne Prize in 1930 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1931.


Details


Other Title

Kosciuszko


Date

(1930)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

50.8 x 61.0 cm stretcher; 65.2 x 75.6 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l.corner, black oil "Will Ashton".


Credit

Purchased 1931


Location

Not on display


Accession number

534


Wynne Prize

Winner - 1930


Artist information

Will Ashton

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Herbert Badham, A gallery of Australian art, 'Introduction', pg. v-vii., Sydney, 1954, xi, ( illus.). plate no. 25

Herbert Badham, A study of Australian art, Sydney, 1949, (illus.). plate no. 39

Edmund Capon (Director), Barry Pearce (Curator) and Dinah Dysart (Curator), The Wynne prize: an Australian landscape tradition, Sydney, 1986, 25.

Erik Langker., Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Sir John William Ashton O.B.E., R.O.I', Sydney, Jan 1968, 385 (illus.).

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 36], Sydney, Feb 1931, 58 (illus.).