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Title

Portrait of Fred Coventry

(circa 1932)


Artist

William Dobell

Australia, England

24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970


Details


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

(circa 1932)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

61.0 x 50.5 cm board; 77.8 x 67.7 x 6.1 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed u.r. corner, black oil "W. DOBELL". Not dated.


Credit

Edward Stinson Bequest Fund 1994


Location

Not on display


Accession number

592.1994


Artist information

William Dobell

Works in the collection

1,129


Place

Where the work was made
London

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Giles Auty, The Weekend Australian, 'Reflections on a nation's image', pg. 4, Sydney, 12 Aug 2000-13 Aug 2000, 4 (colour illus.). This colour supplement is a 'Review Special' published for the 'Weekend Australian'. It consists of a four-page, colour wrap-around for the 'Weekend Australian Review'. 'The Australian' was the media sponsor for the AGNSW Exhibition 'Australian Icons', for the Olympic Arts Festival 2000.

Peter Raissis, William Dobell, 'London: life and portraits', pg. 32-72, London, 1964, 32, 42 (colour illus.), 144. cat.no. 7