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An image of Winter morning by James Muir Auld

James Muir Auld

(Australia 19 Jun 1879 – 08 Jun 1942)

Winter morning
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on paperboard

41.3 x 46.3 cm board; 53.0 x 58.1 x 5.3 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "J. MUIR AULD -35".
Gift of the New South Wales Society of Artists 1935
Accession number
Not on display
Further information

This painting won the Wynne Prize in 1935 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1935.

Bibliography (6)

Helen Campbell, Wynne centenary 1897-1997: a selection of past winners from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997. not paginated

Edmund Capon (Director), Barry Pearce (Curator) and Dinah Dysart (Curator), The Wynne prize: an Australian landscape tradition, Sydney, 1986, 26.

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, 101 [Gallery No. 2]

Bob Pauling, Art & Music in early Dee Why, Neutral Bay, 2010, 15.

Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1935), Sydney, 1935.

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 62], Sydney, Feb 1936, 59 (illus.). 102; priced 30 guineas. NOTE: Paintings by contemporary painters were included in the exhibition [Matisse, Derain, Pissarro, Monet...]

Exhibition history (4)

Society of Artists annual exhibition (1935), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 06 Sep 1935–04 Oct 1935

Wynne Art Prize, 1935, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Jan 1936–31 Jan 1936

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

The Wynne prize: an Australian landscape tradition (1987):