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Title

Morning in the markets

(1932)


Artist

Normand Baker

Australia

09 Jul 1908 - 24 May 1955


Details


Date

(1932)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

101.5 x 86.0 cm stretcher; 128.7 x 112.6 x 12.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, dark brown oil "N.H. Baker". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1932


Location

Not on display


Accession number

605


Artist information

Normand Baker

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Ian Burn, National life and landscape - Australian painting 1900-1940, 'Tradition in modern life', pg. 158-205, Sydney, 1990, 166 (colour illus.), 167. plate no. 166

Peter Emmett, Sydney: metropolis, suburb, harbour, 'Metropolis', pg. 13-70, Glebe, 2000, 51, 52 (colour illus.).

Peter Emmett, Metropolis, Glebe, 1999. Exhibition guide, brochure format.

Brian Ladd and Alan Krell, The Artist & the City, Sydney, 1983, 8, 16 (colour illus.). cat.no. 14

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Royal Art Society of New South Wales 53rd Annual Exhibition (1932), Sydney, 1932. cat.no. 49; priced 125 guineas

John Slater, Through artists' eyes: Australian suburbs and their cities 1919-1945, 'The city marginalised to the city revealed', pg. 15-34, Melbourne, 2004, xi, 16, 17 (colour illus.). illus.no. 3

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 28. cat.no. 57

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney morning herald, 'Archibald Prize winner. Normand H. Baker. Wynne Prize to Gruner', Sydney, 25 Feb 1938. Review of the Archibald and Wynne Prizes for 1937.