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An image of The beach by Harley Griffiths Senior

Harley Griffiths Senior

(Australia 03 Jun 1878 – 21 Dec 1951)

The beach
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on paperboard

35.0 x 50.5 cm board; 44.8 x 80.3 x 4.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, grey oil "H Griffiths 1913".
Gift of Howard Hinton 1928
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Don Featherstone (Director) and David Woodgate (Producer), The beach, Australia, 2000, 00:19.00 for 2 seconds (colour, detail). A shift from digger icon to lifesaver. Fashioning the beach through European eyes.

Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 15. 93

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, 134 [Gallery No. 2]

Linda Slutzkin, On the beach, Sydney, 1982, 12 (illus.). 7

Exhibition history (4)

150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938

Howard Hinton memorial exhibition (1948), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1948–30 Apr 1948

On the Beach, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Dec 1982–28 Dec 1982

Images of Sydney and Environs 1850-1950 (1985), New South Wales House, London, Mar 1985–May 1985

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